Drought Drains Midwest EconomyMid-America Business Conditions Index remained below growth neutral for a second month.
Midwest Economy Growing Thanks to Farming Economist Ernie Goss says even though the May numbers are positive, the region's economic growth will slow in the months ahead.
Midwest Economy Getting StrongerCreighton University economist Ernie Goss says heavy manufacturing continues to be propel economic growth, with export-oriented manufacturers leading the way.
Economy Breaking for High Cost of Gas Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says there are signs that the higher energy and fuel prices are slowing growth in agriculture-dependent areas.
Midwest Economic Growth StalledThe regional economy will grow slowly over the next three to six months, if at all.