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Massachusetts Economy Prospers, But Where are the Jobs?

Three years after the onset of the great recession, is Massachusetts an economic success story or merely an…

Recession, Recovery Separate Economic Haves and Have-Nots

The Great Recession and subsequent sluggish recovery have widened the gap between economic “haves” and “have-nots” from the…

AIM Strengthens Government Affairs Team with Two Appointments

Associated Industries of Massachusetts announced today that it has added one key member to its Government Affairs team…

House Supplemental Budget Includes Unemployment Rate Freeze

The House Ways and Means Committee reported a supplemental budget bill today with a one-year Unemployment Insurance rate…

Massachusetts Employers Plan Smaller Pay Hikes than Rest of Nation

Massachusetts may be outperforming the rest of the country economically, but Bay State employers appear unconvinced that the…

Employer Confidence Remains Subdued at Year End 2011

Massachusetts employers ended 2011 with lingering ambivalence about an economy that seems unable to generate sustained momentum toward…

What Are Your Questions about the Massachusetts Economy in 2012?

What would you ask three world-class economists if you had the chance? Would you ask about prospects for…

US Economy Provides Holiday Gift – 200,000 New Jobs

The U.S. economy added 200,000 jobs in December to push the national unemployment rate to a three-year low.

Recess Appointments Cement Pro-Union Direction of NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board will apparently remain a flashpoint between employers and unions now that President Barack…