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Home for the Holidays: Industries Most Impacted by Holiday Travel

With Thanksgiving behind us and the holidays quickly approaching, many industries are already experiencing the economic effects of the holiday travel season. According to AAA, the number of winter travelers…
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Deregulation Downpour: A Rollback of Safety Standards Will Have Far-Reaching Effects

In an effort to streamline and improve business activity and the health of the economy at large, President Trump has moved to loosen environmental, labor and financial regulations, as well…
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Shopping for the Elite: Premium Products Play a Major Role in These Four Industries

Shopping for the Elite: Premium Products Play a Major Role in These Four Industries

When Apple released the first iPhone in 2007, a mobile revolution began. Over the next 10 years, much of the world had the power of the internet in their hands….
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Slow Ride: The Stages of Post-Hurricane Recovery

Slow Ride: The Stages of Post-Hurricane Recovery

The hurricanes that have battered the US Southeast and Gulf Coast over the past two months have resulted in extensive damage, both human and economic. Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall…
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2017 Second Quarter Macroeconomic Update: Solid Growth for Jobs and Trade

2017 Second Quarter Macroeconomic Update: Solid Growth for Jobs and Trade

Amid strong growth in nonresidential investment, increased consumer spending and a record-setting performance by the S&P 500, inflation-adjusted Gross Domestic Product (GDP) exhibited strong growth during the second quarter of…
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Effects of NAFTA Negotiations on Industries in Canada

For nearly 30 years, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has bound together the Canadian, US and Mexican economies, thus rendering the economic performance of industries across the continent…
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Healthy Profit: Three Industries Outperforming Their Overall Sector in Canada

As with any other revenue expense, profit margins are highly susceptible to input cost changes and any fluctuations in overall industry conditions. As wage and purchase costs rise and fall,…
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Cybersecurity Challenges: Four Industries Affected by Cybercrime

The disruption caused by the rise of the internet and popularity of web-enabled devices is indisputable; industries have been completely flipped upside down as new, online businesses offer consumers products…
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Three US Industries Reshaped by Tech Giants

Three US Industries Reshaped by Tech Giants

The giants of Silicon Valley have built their reputations on splashy breakthroughs. Much of their most-anticipated moves are focused on new technology, like Google’s self-driving cars or Amazon’s drone fleet….
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5 Canadian Industries Affected by Potential NAFTA Renegotiations

5 Canadian Industries Affected by Potential NAFTA Renegotiations

The first of three rounds of renegotiations focused on modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) concluded in ambiguity on Sunday in Washington, D.C., amid a cool reception from…
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