West End Story

PG has a story on the latest in immigrant attraction efforts in town here.  Certainly not the first of such efforts. More than a decade ago Pittsburgh’s immigrant attraction efforts were page A1 in the NYT with this:   To Fill Gaps, Cities Seek Wave of Immigrants. It has also been a nearly perpetual topic here in . . . → Read More: West End Story

The Case of the Missing 200 Million Barrels of Oil: Marshall Adkins

Supply threats in the Middle East have governments around the world hoarding oil, largely in secret. But it didn’t get past Raymond James Director for Energy Research Marshall Adkins, who noticed the 200 million-barrel discrepancy between what was pumped and reported global oil reserves. Where did the missing oil go, and why don’t . . . → Read More: The Case of the Missing 200 Million Barrels of Oil: Marshall Adkins

Economic Events on September 28, 2012

Also at 8:30 AM Eastern time, the monthly Personal Income and Outlays report for August will be released. The consensus for Personal Income is an increase of 0.2% over the previous month and the consensus Consumer Spending index change is an increase of 0.5%.

At 9:45 AM Eastern time, the Chicago PMI Index for . . . → Read More: Economic Events on September 28, 2012