Business Perspectives

Quarterly magazine provides new and analysis of global, national and regional economies. It also covers topics of interest to business, education and government communities.

Articles from Vol. 7, No. 2, Spring

Slow & Steady in 1994
During the last decade, the diversity of economic issues that have captured the public's attention has been astonishing. From the depths of the great recession of the early 1980s to the shallow, regionalized recession of the early 1990s, the nation has...
Tennessee's Turnaround
The Volunteer State's economy is again firing on all six cylinders, and some of the credit is due to the tough deficit-reduction measures passed by Congress last summer. Although 1994 is only a few months old, the year's biggest and best news is already...
The Valley Forecast: Sunny Days Ahead
An expanding national economy signals a good year ahead for the Tennessee Valley As 1993 came to an end, the Tennessee Valley was hitting an upbeat note. Employment grew sharply in October, signaling the start of a strong fourth quarter after a mid-year...