Monthly Archives: October 2017

Rural Manufacturing Matters, Part 2

Over the past month or so, the US Department of Agriculture’s Economics Research Service has been releasing some new and interesting data on the state of rural manufacturing.  The upshot is that rural manufacturing matters—a lot—for the economic health of … Continue reading

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Startup Act of 2017

Like many people, I’ve sadly lost much hope that Congress will ever pass any legislation that addresses issues that I care about—tackling inequality, supporting economic development, creating new job opportunities across America.  But, I’m going to try to overcome my … Continue reading

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Research Roundup: New Business Data Resources

There has been a mega-dump of useful and interesting economic data resources over the past few weeks.  Here’s a few that are worth a look and a bookmark for future use: OECD’s 2017 Entrepreneurship At a Glance: This annual report … Continue reading

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