Still Growing, Just a Bit More Slowly
- Business Is Bustling in Boise. Kuehner-Hebert, Katie // American Banker;11/21/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 224, p1
Reports on increasing business activities in Boise, Idaho. Statistics on the number of banks opened there since 1997; Reasons for high amount of migration in the city; Reasons for the growth of computer companies in Boise, Idaho.
- Budget Surplus Will Allow Idaho to Avoid Debt This Year. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;01/16/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31057, p4
Reports that Idaho does not plan to issue much debt in 2001 because of its large state surplus. January 2001 budget address of Idaho Governor Dirk Kempthorne; Use of the bulk of the surplus to update backlogged construction projects at state universities and for state buildings; Provision of...
- In Idaho, the Loggers Are Losing. Richardson, Valerie // Insight on the News;12/24/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 48, p28
Focuses on the lumber industry in Idaho. Reason for the closure of several mills in Idaho; Effect of the closures on other businesses; Efforts of several towns in the state to diversify their economies.
- Bringing newfangled ideas to the West. Terrell, Milford // Reeves Journal: Plumbing, Heating, Cooling;Jul95, Vol. 75 Issue 7, p88
Provides an overview of the changes that the plumbing industry of Boise, Idaho, has undergone, from the 1920s to the 1990s. Factors that influenced the industry's growth; Overview of Idaho's economic conditions; Strategic approach of companies.
- Idaho. // Bond Buyer;02/14/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30828, p26S
Focuses on the economic conditions of Idaho. Consideration in creating a state bond bank; Use of bond financing to replace outdated facilities in hospitals; Advocacy in finding buyers and professionals to participate in the bond offerings of the Housing Finance Association; State and local...
- IDAHO. Gehrke, Craig // Wilderness Society's Quarterly Newsletter;Summer2001, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p5
Focuses on an economic report commissioned by the Wilderness Society which examined Idaho's timber industry and its role in the state's economy. Estimated amount of timber that went unsold from 1992-1997; Decrease in the demand and prices of wood products due to the oversupply.
- STATES AND OTHER AREAS OF THE U.S.: Idaho (ID). // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2006, p431
The article presents information about the socio-political and economical aspects of Idaho. It is a mountain state bordering on British Columbia. The economy of Idaho depends on manufacturing, agriculture, tourism, lumber, mining and electronics. Chief crops of Idaho are potatoes, peas, dry...
- DOWN AND OUT. Prentice, George // Boise Weekly;5/2/2012, Vol. 20 Issue 45, p8
The article discusses the economic conditions of Ada County, Idaho. According to Todd Shallat, director of Boise State's Center for Idaho History and Politics, inspite of recovery from recession, Ada County would face structural recession where people are said to focus little on public...
- THE CITIES OF AMERICA: BOISE. Lay Jr., Beirne // Saturday Evening Post;1/18/1947, Vol. 219 Issue 29, p22
The article features the city of Boise in Idaho. Boise is the capital and the largest city of the state. Like Washington D.C., the city is a government and residential area, and it is the richest city in the U.S., with a buying power twice that of the 1,160-dollar national average. The local...