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284 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"In our recent ranking of the economies of US metropolitan areas, we used five measures of economic health. We ranked the 354 metropolitan statistical areas for which all five measures were available, and then averaged those rankings together to make ..."
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936 words • advanced • 4 years, 4 months ago
"Neighborhood Gentrification during the Boom and After Daniel Hartley and Daniel Kolliner During the housing boom, a number of large cities in the United States experienced redevelopment in their lower-income neighborhoods as higher-income residents m..."
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213 words • intermediate • 2 years, 10 months ago
sales, marketing, business
"Principal Mark Friedman brings 23 years of factory experience to the management of the New York Marketing Team, most recently as the president of JBL Consumer Products. — John Smith Anuva Automation, the Florida-based manufacturer of TiO (Turn it..."

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196 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"MEDFORD, OR--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2016) - Lithia Motors, Inc. ( NYSE : LAD ) has acquired Ira Toyota / Scion of Milford, Massachusetts. The store will be renamed DCH Toyota / Scion of Milford and will add $65 million in estimated annual revenues. B..."

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774 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Posted on 09 Sep 2015 by Neilson The combined impact of proposed mergers among four of the nation's largest health insurance companies would exceed federal antitrust guidelines designed to preserve competition in as many as 97 metropolitan areas wit..."
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324 words • advanced • 4 years, 5 months ago
"When it comes to the unemployment rate, the onetime Massachusetts whaling port of New Bedford was America’s biggest loser in May (in a good way). The city of 95,000 had an unadjusted jobless rate of 7.6% in May, the lowest level since the summer of 2..."

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699 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"MONTRÉAL, Oct. 26, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - At the business luncheon organized by the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal held as part of BDC Small Business Week™, Pierre Cléroux, chief economist of the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), p..."

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130 words • advanced • 4 years, 3 months ago
"The U.S. economy expanded 2.2% in 2013. But growth varied greatly across the nation’s 381 metropolitan regions, and some local economies actually contracted, a new Commerce Department report shows. The Mount Vernon-Anacortes metro area in Washington ..."
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808 words • advanced • 3 years, 9 months ago
"Startups have seemingly never been more popular, particularly in the U.S. Perhaps theres something in the American spirit that appeals to striking out on your own, or perhaps its that Internet connectivity and cloud computing have theoretically made ..."

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650 words • intermediate • 3 years ago
business
"FREE Artists' & Industry Marketing Seminar with Bernie Furshpan Where: Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd St, NYC 10010  212.206.0440 TO REGISTER, SEND AN EMAIL TO bernie@metropolitanroom.com   2.5 HOUR Artists' & Industry Coffee & Cake Marketing Se..."

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151 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
marketing
"By Louise Marsland 24 Aug 2015 14:54 The term 'digital marketing' is a bit of a misnomer. It's all marketing say the experts, with digital integrated into the application and big data making it easier to measure the customer and track consumer purch..."

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"MINNEAPOLIS , Feb. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Mortenson Construction today released its quarterly Construction Cost Index report for Minneapolis – St. Paul along with five other metropolitan areas in the U.S. According to the report, building owners s..."

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579 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"The Cork branch of employers group Ibec has denied a U-turn over the proposed merger of Cork city and county council after coming under pressure. The Cork Local Government Review Committee has recommended the two councils should be merged into a sing..."

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152 words • intermediate • 3 years, 1 month ago
oilgas
"Thomas Ades' "The Exterminating Angel" will have its world premiere at the Salzburg Festival on July 28.Commissioned by the festival in 2011, the opera is based on Luis Bunuel's 1962 film. The cast includes Anne Sofie von Otter, Eric Halfvarson, Thom..."

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242 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE: LAD) has acquired Riverside Subaru in Riverside, California. The store will be renamed DCH Subaru of Riverside and will add $45 million in estimated annual revenues. Bryan DeBoer, President and Chief Executive Officer, com..."

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321 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales, business
"BankUnited announced the appointment of Steve Sexson to the position of senior vice president and SBA national sales manager, responsible for leading the bank’s robust SBA lending team in originating SBA-backed loans nationwide. This Smart News Re..."
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345 words • advanced • 4 years, 5 months ago
"It's really hard for a middle class family to buy a house along the California coast. Real estate research and marketplace site Zillow routinely calculates an index of housing affordability. First, they use a proprietary statistical model to estimate..."

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350 words • intermediate • 3 years, 9 months ago
"An oil worker outside of Midland, Texas, in December. Even with sliding oil prices, Midland boasts the lowest metro jobless rate in the country. Bloomberg Midland, Texas, a symbol of the American oil boom that has recent run into shaky ground, stil..."
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390 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"HOUSTON, Oct. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Allegiance Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:ABTX) ("Allegiance"), the holding company of Allegiance Bank, a Texas state chartered bank, announced today that it has completed the previously announced initial public o..."

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"Tracey Niskar, Corporate Recruiter, and Myra Ebarb, Director of Human Resources, accept the Elite Best of the Best Overall Place to Work For Award on behalf of Sachse Construction. (Photo courtesy of Best & Brightest). Facebook Twitter Pinterest Tra..."

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