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Tag: Economic Recession

Uneven Recovery: Grand Rapids on the Mend
By Lee Egerstrom and Leigh Rosenberg, Minnesota Housing Partnership February 27, 2014
Obstacles to Escaping Minnesota’s “Lost Decade”
By Lee Egerstrom September 04, 2012
Philosophy Behind Glass-Steagall Repeal Needs Reform
By Héctor García August 29, 2012
Map of the Week: Submarkets Shape Foreclosure Crisis
By Zack Avre July 24, 2012
Activated Voices: Ending Moral Exclusions
By Tom Niemisto July 11, 2012
Blueprint for Success
By Courtesy of Saint Paul College July 04, 2012
Sources of International Revenue in Minnesota
By Héctor García May 14, 2012
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Investing in the 99%
By John R. Van Hecke December 09, 2011
Occupation U.S.A.
By Michael J. Diedrich October 19, 2011
Suburban Sprawl: A Ponzi Scheme?
By Conrad deFiebre October 13, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Sacrificing Our Young
By Joe Sheeran & Tom Niemisto, Communications Staff August 24, 2011
Underwater and Sinking
By Lee Egerstrom May 11, 2011
From Location, Location, Location to Jobs, Jobs, Jobs
By Lee Egerstrom April 05, 2011
A Middle-class Dream Hits a Dead End
By Dana Yost, Special to MN2020 February 24, 2011
A Thanksgiving Season with Consequences
By Lee Egerstrom November 16, 2010
Stashes of Cash, Not Tax Policy, Holding Back Recovery
By Lee Egerstrom October 13, 2010
Demanding a Social Return on Your Investments
By John R. Van Hecke October 07, 2010
Recession Takes Root in Rural Minnesota, Souring the Dairy Economy
By Lee Egerstrom October 06, 2010
Libraries Can Help Turn the Page on Economy
By Lee Egerstrom September 27, 2010
Farmers Beginning to Feel Economic Pinch
By Lee Egerstrom September 21, 2010
Minnesota Farm Country Now Part of Housing, Economic Troubles
By Lee Egerstrom September 20, 2010
Governments Owe Minnesota Schools More Than Half a Billion
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow September 02, 2010
Solution to 1980s Farm Crisis Could Point to Housing Fix
By Lee Egerstrom August 25, 2010
Getting Business Moving, Literally
By Joe Sheeran & Senta Knuth, Undergraduate Research Fellow August 24, 2010
Huge farm crops will help; not guarantee Minnesota economic recovery
By Lee Egerstrom August 18, 2010
Housing Prices Up but Foreclosure Rates Paint a Different Picture
By Senta Knuth August 17, 2010
Depending How You Measure, MN's Unemployment is 220K or 410K
By Lee Egerstrom August 11, 2010
Minnesota 2020 Journal: The Ghost of Tom Joad
By John R. Van Hecke July 23, 2010
Unemployment Extension: Little Help for Minnesotans Out of Work Long Term
By Senta Knuth, Undergraduate Research Fellow July 22, 2010
Farm Deja Vu: Is the rural economy headed for a 1980s repeat?
By Lee Egerstrom Lee Egerstrom June 16, 2010
Transportation in Minnesota: Staring Down a Bumpy Road
By Conrad deFiebre May 26, 2010
It's Time to Ask: Rebuild an Old Minnesota or Shape a New Economic Future?
By Lee Egerstrom May 25, 2010
Trickle Down, Percolate Up, and Missing the Middle
By Lee Egerstrom May 17, 2010
Local Cuts Put Economic Recovery on Shaky Ground
By Lee Egerstrom April 01, 2010
The Housing Crisis Lingers: Minnesota Can Help Fix It
By Lee Egerstrom Lee Egerstrom February 01, 2010
The 2010 Recovery: Statistics Do Lie
By Lee Egerstrom December 30, 2009
Minnesota's Small Banks Deserve Credit for Keeping Entrepreneurship Afloat
By Lee Egerstrom November 16, 2009
Bank Weaknesses Show Slow Recovery; Minnesota Needs a Housing Plan
By Lee Egerstrom September 30, 2009
Cash for Clunkers: The Verdict from Minnesota
By Conrad deFiebre August 27, 2009
Entrepreneurship and Health Care
By Lee Egerstrom August 19, 2009
Minnesota Land Prices Fall; a Hint of a Bursting Bubble
By Lee Egerstrom August 12, 2009
Beyond the Headlines: Minnesota Speaks about the Recession
By Jason Hitchcock & Diana Petty, Communications Associates July 28, 2009
Will Budget Cuts Contribute to Another "Jobless Recovery?"
By Jeff Van Wychen July 22, 2009
Housing Crisis Grows Along with Need for a New Approach
By Lee Egerstrom July 22, 2009
Minnesota Farm Markets and Urban Employment Come Together; No Economic Recovery
By Lee Egerstrom July 09, 2009
Minnesota's Road to Recovery: An Analysis of Transportation Recovery Projects
By Conrad deFiebre June 30, 2009
Unlike Before, Ag Profits Unlikely to Carry MN Economy
By Lee Egerstrom June 24, 2009
Will the Governor's Cuts Hinder Minnesota's Recovery?
By Lee Egerstrom June 17, 2009
GM Message to Minnesota Business, Government: Middle Class Too Big to Fail
By Lee Egerstrom June 03, 2009
What Informs Minnesota's Economic Policy Decisions?
By Diana Petty, Communications Associate May 26, 2009
Rescuing Banks vs. Creating Wealth: Are We Building a Sustainable Economy?
By Lee Egerstrom April 10, 2009
Recession Inspires Invention But Drains Venture Capital
By Lee Egerstrom March 19, 2009
Stopping the Freefall: Stabilizing Minnesota's Housing Market
By Lee Egerstrom & Larry Buegler March 15, 2009
Coincidence or Consequence, Declining Minnesota Exports Reveal Weaknesses
By Lee Egerstrom February 19, 2009
Hanging Out & Hanging on in Uptown
By Lee Egerstrom February 16, 2009
Neither a 'Naughty' nor 'Nice' Holidays for Minnesota
By Lee Egerstrom Lee Egerstrom December 23, 2008
Community College Offers Imperfect Solution to a Difficult Problem
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow December 22, 2008
What New Agriculture Leadership Could Mean for Minnesota
By Lee Egerstrom December 18, 2008
State's Economic Development Strategy Failing
By Nathan Paine December 11, 2008
Made in MN 2008: Boosting Minnesota's Economy in Tough Economic Times
By Lee Egerstrom November 25, 2008
Transportation Investment to Yield Major Returns
By Conrad deFiebre March 04, 2008