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…
State and local taxes and spending
Winona Post: How will county spend millions in CARES Act funds?
Austin Daily Herald: DEED grant would put $10K in the pockets of small business
Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal: Twin Cities metro construction starts are down 37% … and falling
Kare 11: Honeywell to close Coon Rapids plant
Winona Daily News: Midwest Economy: June state-by-state glance
Finance & Commerce: Business leaders say Midwest economy improving
John Phelan is an economist at the Center of the American Experiment.