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One of the questions of economics teaches you to ask is ‘compared to what?’ Someone might tell you that a job paying $10 an hour is bad, but any reasonable…
State and local taxes and spending
Mankato Free Press: For Mankato homeowners, a moderate rise in property taxes
Knox News Radio: MN Tax Hikes
Marshall Independent: Minnesota budget: $1.3B surplus projected
Wahepton Daily News: Minnesota predicts a $1.3 billion surplus
Grand Forks Herald: Minnesota officials forecast slow economic growth, warn of uncertainties
Hibbing Daily Tribune: $1.3 billion surplus for Minnesota
Knox News Radio: MN budget officials project $1.3 billion surplus (Update)
Finance & Commerce: Q&A: The right launch pad for Minnesota startups
Hutchinson Leader: Innovation grants available for startups through Launch Minnesota
Park Rapids Enterprise: It’s time for a safer energy economy
Rochester Post Bulletin: Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation awards $101,740 in economic impact grants
Hutchinson Leader: State’s unemployment rate steady at 3.2 percent
Duluth News Tribune: After a bump from tariffs, will steel’s slowdown harm Iron Range?
Duluth News Tribune: Our View: Heed mixed biz barometer
Star Tribune: Manufacturing slumps in Minnesota and across the country
Finance & Commerce: Survey suggests Midwest economy slowing
Pioneer Press: More people moving into Minnesota improves state economy
Star Tribune: Minnesota exports fall in third quarter
Grand Forks Herald: UND analyst expects local economy to feel effect of 2019 crop losses
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.