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Issues and events that shape Long Island's economic and legislative landscape.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Economic Development Updates

3/07/2016


The most recent economic news has been mixed. Fourth quarter 2015 GDP was revised upward, but still came in at just 1.0 percent. READ MORE

2/01/2016


The New Year witnessed a sharp decline in the stock market amid renewed concerns over global economic growth and falling oil prices. READ MORE

1/01/2016


The labor market continues to show strength and recent evidence points to stronger wage growth as well. This has translated into increased consumer confidence and spending. READ MORE

11/18/2015


Costs, Benefits and Recommendations READ MORE

11/01/2015


Recent economic news has been mixed. Third quarter GDP rose by just 1.5 percent and the manufacturing sector remains weak. But jobless claims came in at a 42 –year low, signaling strength in the labor market. READ MORE

7/01/2015


Long Island & New York City, Still Connected READ MORE