State Fiscal Health Index: April 2019 May 29, 2019

An update of our index which tracks the strength of economic conditions relevant to the state’s fiscal health.


Building Permits Update: April 2019 May 29, 2019

A brief look at housing permit data for April 2019.


April 2019 State Tax Collections May 21, 2019

We discuss April 2019 state tax collections.


April 2019 Jobs Report May 17, 2019

We discuss the April 2019 jobs report. 


Unemployment Claims Update: April 2019 May 17, 2019

A brief look at unemployment claims data for April 2019. 


Home Sales Update: April 2019 May 16, 2019

A brief look at home sales data for April 2019. 


State Fiscal Health Index: March 2019 May 2, 2019

An update of our index which tracks the strength of economic conditions relevant to the state’s fiscal health.


Building Permits Update: March 2019 May 2, 2019

A brief look at housing permit data for March 2019.


April 2019: Personal Income Tax Tracker May 1, 2019

Daily updates of April personal income tax collections.


Why Are Home Sales a Useful Economic Indicator? August 23, 2018

This post discussed why those interested in monitoring the state's economy should watch home sales. 


Why Are Unemployment Claims a Useful Economic Indicator? July 24, 2018

This post discusses why those interested in monitoring the state's economy should watch unemployment insurance claims.