Tagged: ernie goss

Report: Midwest Economic Index Drops Again

by Associated Press 11/3/2014 8:17 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains has dropped again. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss oversees the survey, and he says sharp declines in grain and crude oil prices drove down the overall index for the month. He says the index figure points to slow economic gains ahead.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Drops in September

by Associated Press 10/1/2014 8:32 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states dropped in September, suggesting slowing economic growth in the months ahead.

Report: Midwest Economic Index Slumped in July

by Associated Press 8/1/2014 8:12 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has slumped after hitting a three-year high a month earlier.

About That Gubernatorial Race (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 7/16/2014 2:16 pm

Mike Ross has staked his gubernatorial hopes on playbook Gov. Mike Beebe devised eight years ago. Will it be enough to lead the Democratic hopeful to victory in November?

Economic Survey Suggests Optimism for Midwest

by Associated Press 1/2/2014 7:07 am

A monthly economic report suggests supply managers surveyed in nine Midwestern and Plains states are optimistic about the regional economy over the next six months.

Slow Growth Likely in 9 Midwest, Plains States

by Associated Press 12/2/2013 11:04 am

The temporary resolution of the budget stalemate in Washington D.C. has made business leaders more optimistic in nine Midwest and Plains states, but only modest economic growth is expected in the near future.

Manufacturing Growth to Aid Midwest Economy

by Associated Press 10/1/2013 7:16 am

A new survey of business leaders in nine Midwest and Plains states suggests that manufacturing growth will help fuel the regional economy through the end of the year.

Midwest, Plains Economic Index Rose in August

by Associated Press 9/3/2013 7:24 am

An economic index compiled from a survey of business leaders in nine Midwest and Plains states rose slightly last month, the first increase since March.

Midwest, Plains Economic Index Declines From June

by Associated Press 8/1/2013 9:33 am

Conductors of a monthly survey of business leaders in nine Midwest and Plains states say the region's economy will grow in the coming months, despite a fourth month of decline in the survey's overall index.

Survey: Midwest, Plains Economy Remains Strong

by Associated Press 7/1/2013 7:07 am

A new monthly survey suggests the economy remains strong in nine Midwest and Plains states and business will continue to improve in the months ahead.

Midwest, Plains Economy Still Growing Steadily

by Associated Press 6/3/2013 10:13 am

A monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy in nine Midwest and Plains states will continue growing steadily over the next few months.

Midwest Survey: Arkansas to Add Jobs, But Slowly

by Associated Press 5/1/2013 9:53 am

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwest and Plains states dropped last month but continues to suggest improving economic growth for the region. Includes video.

Midwest Economic Index Suggests Slow Growth

by Associated Press 2/1/2013 8:04 am

A monthly economic index for nine Midwest and Plains states, including Arkansas, rose above a growth neutral level last month, pointing to slow growth for the region over the next three to six months.

Midwest Survey Suggests Economic Slump Will Continue

by Associated Press 1/2/2013 7:52 am

A monthly economic index for nine Midwest and Plains states rose again last month but still suggests an economic slump will continue over the next three to six months.

Survey Suggests Economic Slump Looming in Midwest

by Associated Press 11/1/2012 7:33 am

A monthly economic index report suggests an economic slump over the next three to six months for nine Midwest and Plains states. The Mid-America Business Conditions index dropped to 46.5 last month from 50.4 in September. Includes video.

Survey: Drought Drags Down Midwest Economy

by Associated Press 8/1/2012 8:22 am

The drought affecting Midwest and Plains states has put a further drag on the regional economy.