This Week in the Economy

by CoyDavidson on February 24, 2012

There was little movement in stocks this week as all three indexes posted gains of less than 0.5% but are approaching 2008 highs. On the commercial real estate front, the National Association of Realtors reported a firming CRE market and the Architectural Billing Index remained positive for a 3rd straight month. Consumer confidence was up unexpectedly in February, but at least one economist with an enviable track record in predicting recessions says a “A new recession seems inevitable.”

Below are links to the top economics news for the week:

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