Economic Recession & Recovery

December 2, 2009
<p>The U.S. manufacturing sector grew in November for the fourth month in a row, <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/GCA-Economy/idUSTRE5B03CA20091201">Reuter... points out...
October 30, 2009
<p><em>From the Associated Press:</em></p> <p>WASHINGTON &mdash; Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods rose in September as the biggest jump in...
September 18, 2009
<p>The Associated Press published <a href="http://www.abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory?id=8586785">an article</a> yesterday about the gains in industrial production seen...
September 2, 2009
<p>American manufacturing facilities are expanding production for the first time in over a year and a half, according to the <a href="http://www.ism.ws/ISMReport/MfgROB.cfm">...
August 19, 2009
<p><em>From <a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/topNews/idUSTRE57H56R20090818">Reuters</a... <p>General Motors Co said on Tuesday it is increasing production...
August 15, 2009
<p>The Federal Reserve reported today that industrial production increased 0.5% in July, the <a href="http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090814/ap_on_bi_go_ec_fi/us_industrial_prod... month...
July 24, 2009
<p><a href="http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20090723/bs_nm/us3m_2">3M reports </a>better than expected earnings for the quarter. <a href="http://marketplace.publicradio...
June 24, 2009
<p>While the manufacturing sector remains depressed, promising signs continue to emerge that we may be seeing the beginning of a turn around. The most recent sign is that the Commerce...
June 1, 2009
<p>The <a href="http://www.ism.ws/">Institute for Supply Management&#39;s</a> <em>May 2009 Manufacturing Report on Business</em> reports that their index...
May 28, 2009
<p>Commerce Department data for <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/29/business/economy/29econ.html?_r=2&amp;... manufacturing orders</a> suggest that the downturn in...