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Economic Landscape for US Central States

The US economy is the largest in the world on a GDP basis, accounting for nearly one quarter of global economic output. Inflation-adjusted US GDP currently stands at $18.9 ...
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ITR Experts Say: Slowdown Ahead for Electrical Manufacturers

Companies involved in the electrical equipment industry are seemingly doing well. The annual (12/12) rate-of-change for US Electrical Equipment Production (excluding ...
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Director's Cut: How Healthy Is the EU Without the UK?

With the European Union's recent decision to extend the United Kingdom's departure deadline to Oct. 31, and another round of UK voting set for the upcoming week, we need to ...
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Insights From Our CEO: Government vs. Free Market

 There is a worthwhile article by George Will in the April 17 Washington Post. In it, he discusses the federal government's use of tax credits to influence the marketplace ...
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ITR Experts Say: Keep an Eye on Japan

Japan’s population declined for the eighth straight year in 2018, an unfortunate truth confirmed by the country's Internal Affairs and Communications Ministry in its annual ...
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From the President's Desk: How Are Your Profits Today?

The answer to that question will vary considerably, depending first on your industry and then on how things are going for your company. Given the shift in the business cycle, ...
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