Tag Archives: economic growth

BHI Weekly Dispatch: On the road in Malden, Tax Foundation podcast, Malkin on PLAs & more

BHI Executive Director David G. Tuerck addressed approximately 25 members of the Malden Rotary last week at its luncheon meeting at Anthony's of Malden. Tuerck offered a far-reaching exposition of the Institute's research agenda. He also commented on current U.S., state and local economic conditions. He was pleased to report that Malden benefits from one of the lowest unemployment rates…

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Let’s Thank Deval Patrick Again for the Ongoing Strong Massachusetts Economy

The latest economic news; and, again, Massachusetts is much stronger than the rest of the nation.  Thanks yet again, Governor Patrick and Lieutenant Governor Murray! The Massachusetts economy, spurred by business spending on technology, grew faster than the nation’s through the first half of this year, continuing a yearlong trend of strong growth. The University of Massachusetts said yesterday…

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Republican Budget Slashing “Will Hurt Economic Growth”

[Since Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno enjoys front-paging economic and budgetary stories, I wonder if he’ll front-page this or just sweep it under the rug.] This isn’t far left-wing activists talking. It’s Goldman Sachs: A confidential new report prepared by Goldman Sachs for its clients says spending cuts passed by the House of Representatives last week would be a drag…

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