August 10, 2020 Boston

Categoría: Economy


Coronavirus mortgage bailouts suddenly swell as homeowners face new struggles

julio 3, 2020

julio 3, 2020

KEY POINTS The number of active mortgage forbearance plans rose by 79,000 in the past week, erasing roughly half of...

Employment recovery may be slowing as virus cases climb

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

Data from Homebase, a scheduling firm that works many small and medium-sized services businesses, shows that employment may have declined over...

Coronavirus: The town facing the greatest economic hit

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

Three months after lockdown shut down large parts of the UK economy, job losses are beginning to bite – nowhere...

Ampthill: The town with one cash machine for 8,000 people

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

The Georgian town of Ampthill has centuries of history, an active market and most of its shops are independent. What...

MPs to grill health officials on PPE spending

junio 26, 2020

junio 26, 2020

MPs are to grill health officials on whether they overpaid for personal protective equipment to deal with coronavirus. The MP...

March Madness still happened, just in April

junio 3, 2020

junio 3, 2020

Last weekend I participated as a judge for a great event – the “Fiscal Challenge.” This annual academic competition invites college teams...

State general revenue shortfall projections

junio 2, 2020

junio 2, 2020

How large could the shortfall in state government general revenues be, amidst the coronavirus and related crises?  To attempt to...

Coronavirus economic shock to be felt for a long time, CBO says

junio 2, 2020

junio 2, 2020

Even over next decade, U.S. economy to be smaller than forecasted in January, analysts say The economic impact of the...