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Thursday, August 27, 2015

LIA Economic Reports


Recent news for the US economy has been mixed. Second quarter GDP grew at a modest pace of 2.3 percent. READ MORE


Long Island & New York City, Still Connected READ MORE


The US economy is showing strength in various sectors, including the labor market, residential real estate, and consumer spending. READ MORE


The economic news is once again mixed. Residential real estate has shown strength in terms of housing starts and new home sales. READ MORE


Recent economic news is again mixed, but the leading and lagging sectors appear to have switched. The labor market, which had been leading the economy, has performed unevenly. READ MORE


News on the performance of the US economy has been decidedly mixed in recent weeks. Despite signs of continued strength in the labor market and growth in personal income, consumer spending remains sluggish. READ MORE