Strong digital industry has emerged in greater Phoenix, official says
Rob & Karie | August 28, 2013 7:43 pm
Barry Broome, president and CEO of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, recently said he’d call the Valley the “Digital Desert” if he had to put a label on the area’s business environment.
Realtor: Home buyers getting more bang for buck
Mac & Gaydos | August 28, 2013 6:17 pm
Buyers in the current Valley home market are likely to get more for their money, a Realtor said.
Realtor: Housing most important economic factor in Phoenix
Bruce St. James Show | August 28, 2013 5:33 pm
When it comes to the economy in Maricopa County, there is one factor that will make or break the next five years, a Realtor said.
Valley homebuilders anticipate housing boom
Aaron Granillo | August 28, 2013 5:00 am
After being one of the hardest-hit regions during the recession, the Southwest is now leading the charge of a fast-pace recovery.
Gilbert enjoying renaissance in downtown
Mac & Gaydos | August 27, 2013 7:38 pm
Developing a thriving downtown doesn’t happen overnight, a city of Gilbert official said.
Economist: Arizona businesses wasting time on Obamacare
Rob & Karie | August 27, 2013 5:25 pm
When it comes to Obamacare, small businesses in Arizona are wasting their time figuring it out, an economist said.
Downtown Gilbert focuses on small business, area thrives
Bob McClay | August 27, 2013 12:00 pm
GILBERT, Ariz. — As Arizona cities figure out new paths to economic success, downtowns look at reinvention. One model could be downtown Gilbert and its […]
Professor: Arizona can use warfare to fund economy
Mac & Gaydos | August 26, 2013 6:11 pm
When it comes to funding the economy of tomorrow, Arizona should look to warfare to fund its economy, an Arizona State University professor said.
Economist: Arizona’s ‘mediocre’ economy better than most
Rob & Karie | August 26, 2013 5:32 pm
Arizona’s “mediocre” economy may be puttering along, but it’s doing better than many others nationwide, a Valley economist said.
Former attorney general Terry Goddard: ‘It’s time Arizona just concentrated on being Arizona’
Bruce St. James Show | August 26, 2013 3:17 pm
Terry Goddard took a look ahead at the future of Arizona while on the Bruce St. James Show Monday.
Officials: Arizona economy doesn’t need cute nicknames
Jim Cross | August 26, 2013 5:00 am
We are the Valley of the Sun but some say the nickname lacks the punch of a “Silicon Valley” or a “Motor City.”
Financial burden of college worries most Americans
Michael De Groote/Deseret News | August 23, 2013 3:12 pm
One in three Americans are currently paying for or saving for a child’s higher education — and 71 percent of those helping pay or save for that education are worried about if they will be able to cover the cost.
Official: Immigration reform would benefit Arizona economy
Jim Cross | August 23, 2013 5:00 am
Congress will light the fuse on Arizona’s economy if they can get a deal done on comprehensive immigration reform, the head of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry said.
Mesa businesses can count on Google
Martha Maurer | August 22, 2013 2:38 pm
Nowadays we Google just about everything, right?