This Week in the Economy

by CoyDavidson on October 14, 2011

All three indexes posted gains for the week. The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 166 points, or 4.9% for the week, and the S&P 500 moved up 21 points Friday, or 6% for the week. The Nasdaq composite was up 38 points, or 7.6% for the week.

On the real estate front, Trepp LLC  reported that CMBS delinquencies were flat in September and CoStar Group reported decreased vacancy rates for the U.S. office market as well as releasing its National Composite Index of commercial real estate prices through August.

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

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