1/30 2017

Employment and Population: Real or Alternative Facts? You Decide

2017-10-26T13:33:39-04:00

January 30, 2017

Employment and Population: Real or Alternative Facts? You Decide

With so much attention on job growth from both the outgoing and new administrations, we thought it would be interesting to take a look at what the data, through the end of 2016, tells us about the employment situation relative to […]

1/17 2017

Meet the New Boss

2017-10-26T13:34:19-04:00

January 17, 2017

Meet the New Boss

This week we look at how State GDP (and therefore employment and tax receipts) may be impacted should certain campaign promises be kept.  As we prepare for the inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump, thankfully we have been spared “fighting in the streets.”[1]  However, municipal market participants are bracing […]

12/5 2016

November Geo Scores and Insight: A Look Back at the Swing States

2017-10-26T13:37:52-04:00

December 5, 2016

November Geo Scores and Insight: A Look Back at the Swing States

This week we bring you the November 2016 DIVER Geo Scores.  DIVER Geo Scores are designed to quickly communicate the overall economic health of a selected geographic area on a scale of 0 to 10.  The Geo Score reflects the relative economic well-being […]

11/7 2016

October Geo Score, Swing States and Three Others

2017-10-26T13:43:41-04:00

This week we bring you the October 2016 DIVER Geo Scores. DIVER Geo Scores are designed to quickly communicate the overall economic health of a selected geographic area on a scale of 0 to 10. The Geo Score reflects the relative economic well-being of the location and is available for all States, counties, and approximately 350 of the largest cities. […]