With Revenues Flat, More Chicago Layoffs Seen Inevitable
- Donâ€™t play politics with cityâ€™s budget. // Crain's Chicago Business;7/4/2011, Vol. 34 Issue 27, p0012
The article reports on the problem faced by Chicago, Illinois Mayor Rahm Emanuel concerning the city's budget deficit. It states that Emanuel had talked with the labor unions regarding the threat of lay offs if they will not compromise with contract concessions. It mentions that on July 1, 2011,...
- Economy, cooking now, will cool next year. Fritz, Michael // Crain's Chicago Business;10/31/94, Vol. 17 Issue 44, p3
Reports that Chicago, Ill. and the rest of the Midwest are enjoying one of their best business expansions in years. Expansion in the service sector, from facility management firms to dry cleaners and day care providers; Start of slowdown in the home construction and financial services firms;...
- Outlook for area's economy improving. // Crain's Chicago Business;10/2/95, Vol. 18 Issue 40, p4
Reports on the economic outlook of Chicago, Illinois.
- Busy Devon Ave. an international patchwork. Carr, Rebecca // Crain's Chicago Business;5/06/96, Vol. 19 Issue 19, pR30
bHighlights Devon Avenue known as Chicago's International Marketplace, a successful retail district. What caused city to be successful; Where Devon's shoppers originate from; Shoppers' appearance; What can be found in some stores in Devon; Devon's former name; Nationalities of residents living...
- Market facts 1997. Keefe, Lisa M. // Crain's Chicago Business;12/30/96 Book of Lists, Vol. 19 Issue 53, p5
Presents statistics to show demographic trends, performance of the economy, information on small businesses, education and employment in Chicago, Illinois. Statistics on manufacturing and non-manufacturing employment; Statistics on earnings by industry 1995-1997; Statistics to show population...
- '98 economy: Slow, steady growth rules. Johnsson, Julie // Crain's Chicago Business;12/08/97, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p1
Examines expectations for Chicago's economy for 1998, according to data compiled by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory (REAL). Expectations for inflation and unemployment; Suggested rate of growth for residential and commercial real estate markets.
- Faraway 'burbs to see growth in opportunities. Murphy, H. Lee // Crain's Chicago Business;12/08/97, Vol. 20 Issue 49, pSB20
Focuses on some of the economic activities in Chicago, Illinois, as of December, 1997. Opportunities available to small businesses; Reference to Motorola Incorporated, a company which is expected to construct manufacturing plants in Elgin and Harvard; Examination of Chicago's infrastructure.
- Red-hot housing market warms Chi. economy. Johnsson, Julie // Crain's Chicago Business;02/23/98, Vol. 21 Issue 8, p1
No abstract available.
- Biz starting to lift the lid on spending. Jones, Sandra // Crain's Chicago Business;12/23/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 51, p1
Reports on the economic forecast of Chicago for the year 2003. Efforts of Dana Corp. for growth of auto parts plant in Lisle; Increase investments in information technology; Comments of economists on chances of business failure; Influence of political issues on the economy.