January 14, 2014
Statement from LIA Chief Economist on today's results for the National Federation of Independent Business's optimism index
By: Dr. John A. Rizzo
"The National Federation of Independent Business's small-business optimism index increased in December, building upon gains in November and October. This is good news for Long Island, where more than 90 percent of businesses employ 49 or fewer workers", siad John Rizzo, LIA Chief Economist.