Springfield Enterprise Index released for Quarter One, 2008
The University of Illinois at Springfield announces that the Greater Springfield Enterprise Index (SEI) for March 2008 was 94.4, indicating a slight slowing of the economy relative to a long-term trend. "The good news is that for the rest of the year, the forecast is for an up-turn in the level of economic activity. The one-month, three-month, and one-year forecast all suggest near normal growth," said Dr. Patty Byrnes, professor of economics at the University of Illinois at Springfield.
Download a pdf file of the news release by Sarah Wolin of the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Near Normal Growth Expected.pdf
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