Tuesday, August 9, 2022

TOPICS

Home Tags Economy

Tag: Economy

Suffering unequal when food prices skyrocket

THE COST OF EGGS AND BREAD is soaring – a trend that’s particularly punishing for the poorest Americans. Average food prices climbed at an annualized rate...

R.I. ranks No. 45 on CNBC’s state business rankings

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island ranks No. 45 among all states in CNBC’s “America’s Top States for Business 2022” rankings released Wednesday. The Ocean State was...
BUILDING ANEW: Jessica Kennedy is co-founder and chief operating officer of Beeline Loans Inc., a startup that offers a web platform for potential borrowers to seek mortgage approvals quickly. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Kennedy made a ‘Beeline’ out of the legal world, and into...

Business Women Awards 2022 Achievement Honoree Jessica Kennedy, Beeline Loans Inc. JESSICA KENNEDY HAS GONE from Florida to Boston to Rhode Island and from the workday...

R.I. April jobless rate 3rd-lowest in New England

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island had the third-lowest unemployment rate in New England in April at 3.2%, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau...

A tricky landing ahead for the Fed

The Federal Reserve will likely soon learn what gymnasts already know: sticking a landing is hard. With inflation surging to a new 40-year high and...

Lardaro: R.I.’s economic recovery continues but labor concerns loom

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s economy expanded for the 11th consecutive month in February but pandemic-related employment concerns remain, University of Rhode Island economist and...

R.I. home price index increases 14.1% Y/Y in February

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island home price index increased 14.1% year over year in February, slower than the national growth rate of 20%, CoreLogic...

Fed begins inflation fight with key rate hike, more to come

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve launched a high-risk effort Wednesday to tame the worst inflation since the early 1980s, raising its benchmark short-term...

Lardaro: CCI sees year end on high note with continued expansion,...

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island economy ended 2021 on a high note, as it continued to see expansion for the ninth consecutive month in...

Retail sales surge 3.8% in Jan. as threat of omicron eases

NEW YORK (AP) – Americans picked up the spending pace in January as the threat of omicron faded and there was some easing of supply...

Stay up to date with PBN's Morning Call & Daily Edition newsletters.

- Featured Event -

Latest News

Don’t miss a beat. Get every article related to Rhode Island’s 2022 elections

CLOSE

Register to keep reading or subscribe today to get unlimited access now.

ALREADY A SUBSCRIBER? LOG IN

Keep reading this subscriber-only article

with a subscription to PBN.

ALREADY A SUBSCRIBER? LOG IN

PBN is becoming a habit.
You've exceeded our free article limit for the month. Keep reading this article with a subscription to PBN.

Digital Exit Intent

SPRING SALE

CLOSE

50% off for one day only

Hurry, this offer ends in:

00
Months
00
Days
00
Hours
00
Minutes
00
Seconds

Sign-up to get the

PBN Daily Edition

A collection of all the published news of the last 24 hours, as well as selected features from PBN’s weekly print edition.

By submitting the form you agree to PBN's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

ANNUAL SALE

CLOSE

70% off for one day only

Hurry, this offer ends in:

00
Months
00
Days
00
Hours
00
Minutes
00
Seconds

Register to read all articles free - This week only!

CLOSE

One week only, get full access to all articles on PBN.com when you create a complimentary account.

One week only, get full access to all articles on PBN.com when you create a complimentary account.

 

Register today >>