- Consumers add to gift lists. // Crain's New York Business;11/29/93, Vol. 9 Issue 48, p41
Reports that New York City retailers expect a growth in business in 1993 as shoppers say they intend to spend at least as much in 1993 as they did in 1992. Analysis of results of survey conducted by Arthur Andersen & Co.
- Business services and the economic performance of the... Noyelle, Thierry // Economic Policy Review (19320426);Feb97, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p79
Focuses on the business services and economic performance of the metropolitan region in New York. Business services in the world economy; New York business service firms.
- Recent developments in New York City's economy. Rosen, Rae D. // Quarterly Review (01476580);Summer93, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p15
Examines the cyclical sources of strength as well as the lingering excesses of the 1983-89 boom period of New York City, New York. Signs of growth; Prospects for growth; Structural impediments that could dampen growth; Factors and anomalies arguing for an optimistic outlook. INSET: Box: The...
- Economic and demographic change: The case of New York City. Ehrenhalt, Samuel M. // Monthly Labor Review;Feb93, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p40
Examines the effects of postwar socioeconomic changes on the city of New York, one of the world's great urban centers. Today's New York; The historical content; The new decline; The longer term; Occupational change; Demographic dynamics; Growth prospects; Data sources.
- The big squeeze. Blauner, P. // New York;4/2/90, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p50
Examines the budget crisis in New York City where the Dinkins administration is facing a $1.8 billion gap for fiscal 1991. Severe cutbacks loom for a city already reeling from crushing social problems. Plans to keep the budget from reaching crisis proportions; Flattening of the market economy...
- Hard times. Stonebraker, M. // New York;11/19/90, Vol. 23 Issue 45, p36
Reports that a sobering economic reality has settled over New York, a cold, hard morning after the high times of the eighties. Examines two forecasts of the city's economic future--the doomsayers' prediction of fiscal chaos, flight and chronic deterioration, and the optimists' belief that this,...
- How to cut the budget. Hellman, P. // New York;1/21/91, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p26
Reports that as New York Mayor David Dinkins touts his 1992 fiscal plan this week, he faces a gap of some $2.1 billion. Offers 10 ways that the city could save millions of dollars without sacrificing services.
- New York to Dave: Get real! Klein, J. // New York;5/27/91, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p12
Discusses how New York City slowly digested Mayor David Dinkins' latest attempt to find a way out of the budget mess and concluded that it will not do. Suggests that the budget proposed by the mayor in a televised welter of sweat, tears, and righteous indignation on May 8 was a terrifying...
- The monster that devoured New York. Byron, C. // New York;1/27/92, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p14
Explains why the recent surge in the stock market may do little to fix New York City's problems. How the city's run-away budget acts like a brake on any sustained expansion in the local economy; Mayor David Dinkin's fiscal plan.
- Life at the bottom. Gonzalez, D.; Dugger, C.W. // Scholastic Update;1/10/92, Vol. 124 Issue 8, p9
Presents a case study of Mott Haven, a Bronx neighborhood that like many of America's urban areas has suffered serious decline. How Mott Haven was once a bustling enclave; Decline during the post-World War II economic boom as residents left for the suburbs; Current status as a forlorn, forgotten...