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State of Michigan Business: Economic Outlook

BY MiBiz Staff Monday, June 13, 2016 09:45am

While most reports show the fundamentals of the West Michigan economy remain strong, economists and local executives warn we’re closer to the next recession than we are to the previous one. In this special report, MiBiz takes a mid-year look at the Michigan economy and what the experts say lies ahead.

In this Issue:

Flat and Happy? Forecast for West Michigan manufacturing eases as economic cycle matures

As economic expansion continues, labor remains a key concern for Michigan employers

Economists think U.S. economy will ‘bounce back’ to end 2016

Q&A: Gov. Rick Snyder

For business groups, outlook is grim on proposed energy reform

West Michigan contractors unconcerned about mixed economic indicators

Start Garden execs aim to accelerate ‘virtuous cycle’ for area startups

Trouble Ahead? Local turnaround professionals see economy ‘edging closer to a downturn’

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