Economic Briefing: Q1, 2010

Economic Briefing: Q1, 2010

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Economic Briefing: Q1, 2010

Unemployment continues to increase, but those with jobs may be feeling more confident and might begin to eat out more.

The Economy is Finally Growing, But Not Yet Producing Jobs.
The U.S. economy grew in the third quarter of 2009 by 3.5% (measured by GDP). This is the first growth since the 2nd quarter of 2008. In many sectors, businesses have stabilized. But that doesn’t mean consumers are doing well.

Mass layoffs and high unemployment even make people with jobs cut back on spending. So, keeping an eye on consumer confidence is important for consumer-dependent businesses.

Economic Briefing (pdf)

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