Ruth Sergenian, director of economic research for the RCGA, found that each postseason game will inject roughly $5.3 million into the local economy, in both direct and secondary spending.
A new study shows the University of Missouri’s move to the Southeastern Conference increased the effects of MU athletics on the local economy.
Perry’s expected to tout his state’s business-friendly environment in an address to supporters of an effort to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of an income tax cut.
The ads are airing a week before Perry is scheduled to speak at a Missouri Chamber of Commerce luncheon and attend an evening event hosted by groups backing a veto override of HB 253, the tax cut bill.
The Motor City’s meltdown has Slay’s attention but he says he’s not taking a look at any changes to fiscal policy based on what happened in Detroit.
Missouri’s Republican Senator Roy Blunt says President Obama’s speeches, in Missouri and Illinois, focusing on the economy are not reality.
The president is expected to highlight a new state program that fast-tracks students to college degrees when he visits the campus of the University of Central Missouri.
The Federal Reserve’s July Beige Book reports that St. Louis is right on track with the rest of country when it comes to growth in the economy.
St. Louis area government and civic leaders on Thursday launched an ambitious effort to help entrepreneurs start their companies, grow them and keep them in St. Louis.
K.C. Conway says St. Louis packs the double-punch of being where the rivers, roads and rails converge, and being in the perfect center for air service.