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

Thursday, October 8, 2015

LIA Economic Reports


Most economic news has been favorable. Second quarter GDP registered a much better-than-expected 3.7 percent growth rate. READ MORE


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