With Memorial Day behind us, school is ending in many parts of the nation and summer vacation destinations are a hot topic of conversation. But we were recently reminded of the significant impact the unusually cold and snowy winter of 2013–14 had on the U.S. economy. The Bureau of Economic Analysis of the U.S. Department […]
Key indicators point to an economy (slowly) on the mend.
This year, assorted economists and journalists have contended that the U.S. is on the edge of a new recession. Yet recent indicators hint that the economy is doing a bit better than some analysts think.
U.S. retail sales were up 1.1% in September. This is […]