The US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released preliminary October 2013 unemployment rates for all Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) as well as municipalities with a population of 25,000+ residents.
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Highlights from the Federal Reserve Board “Beige Book” on economic activity in the Chicago-based 7th District
Last week, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago released October 2013 figures for its Midwest Economy Index (MEI). The MEI is a weighted average of 129 indicators designed to measure nonfarm business activity in the Midwest (IL, IN, MI, WI, IA) and is a regional counterpart to the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI).
This week nearly 49,000 medical professionals will converge on McCormick Place for the 99th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the RSNA.
October 2013 figures for the Chicago Fed National Activity Index (CFNAI), a measure of how national economy is faring relative to its historical trend rate.
September 2013 values for Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller Home Price Index, which tracks the prices of existing single-family homes in 20 MSAs and two composite indices.
Company to bring roughly 100 jobs from Wisconsin to new downtown location
Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics describing Job Openings & Hiring Activity in the Midwest.
Seasonally adjusted real average hourly earnings rose 0.2 percent from September to October; the result of a 0.1 percent increase in average hourly earnings that was magnified by a 0.1 percent decrease in inflation (as measured by the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers).