Minnesota’s Economic News — W/E 10/22/21
Labor market Kare 11: Retailers ramp up hiring for the holiday shopping season KEYC: Childcare shortage impacts southern Minnesota families, economy Bemidji Pioneer: Minimum wage set to increase 2.5% as…
Duluth News Tribune: Statewide View: House tax plan would hurt families, undermine economic recovery
Minn Post: Minnesota House passes tax plan
Grand Forks Herald: Our view: It’s time for Minnesota lawmakers to fix the state’s PPP mess
Duluth News Tribune: Our View: End distasteful tax on COVID-19 relief
International Falls Journal: Minnesota’s unemployment rate ticks down in March; Logging, mining shows strength
Twin Cities Business: Will Hospitality Workers Get Their Jobs Back?
Grand Rapids Herald Review: Unemployment rate ticks down in March
Star Tribune: A new unemployment problem: it pays too well
Albert Lea Tribune: Job vacancies bounce back above 127,000 in fourth quarter 2020 across Minnesota
Star Tribune: As Duluth’s economy reopens, where are the workers?
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: Even after disruptive year, software firms’ biggest challenge is still hiring
St. Cloud Times: Boost Minnesota’s economy, free up inventions
Grand Forks Herald: $1.67 million from Job Creation Fund to help six businesses in Minnesota
International Falls Journal: Minnesota economic recovery outlined in new report
Finance & Commerce: Minnesota on the Mend: Moorhead looks to bounce back
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.