Made in America
AP Economics Writer
More from Martin Crutsinger
5 Signs That It’s Time for a New ERP
Small to midsized manufacturing companies typically piece together multiple applications to run operations from accounting to order fulfillment, to sales and marketing. This new white paper gives you five triggers that should serve as red flags.
Apr 26th, 2021
US Factories Grow at Fastest Pace Since Mid-2018
The December activity gauge was up 3.2 percentage points from November.
Jan 5th, 2021
Durable Goods Orders Jump 7.3%
The June gain in orders for big-ticket goods was better than expected.
Jul 27th, 2020
Fed Says 'Full Range of Tools' in Play to Counter Pandemic
The hope is to pull the country out of a recession brought on by a global pandemic.
Jun 12th, 2020
Worst Year Since Depression
The IMF says the global economy will shrink 3% in 2020.
Apr 14th, 2020
Big-Ticket Factory Orders Up 1.2% in February
The gain came before the coronavirus had shut down much of the country.
Mar 25th, 2020
Unemployment Claims Jump By 70,000
Virus prevention is causing a surge in layoffs.
Mar 19th, 2020
Powell: Economy Looks Resilient
The Fed is monitoring developments stemming from the coronavirus, which could lead to disruptions in China that spill over throughout the global economy.
Feb 11th, 2020
US Companies Added 291,000 Jobs in January
It was a big increase from December.
Feb 5th, 2020
U.S. Economy Grew 2.1 Percent in Q4
Growth has slowed significantly due to a number of global uncertainties.
Jan 30th, 2020
US Durable Goods Up in December
Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods rose in December.
Jan 28th, 2020
Labor Department Limits Use of Embargoed Data
The department will begin restricting news organizations' use of economic data by barring computers from the rooms where reporters receive such data before its public release
Jan 17th, 2020