District manufactured exports post solid growth in 2007
Growth abroad, exchange rates have positive impact on exports.
Furniture firms eke out gains
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A revised index of manufacturing capacity
Wartime financing of manufacturing and trade concerns
Regional economy and manufacturing update
Remarks at the Quarterly Regional Economic Press Briefing, New York City.
Manufacturing revs up Mobile
Spotlight on manufacturing in Oklahoma
Oklahoma continued to outpace the nation in economic growth during the early fall months. Payroll employment was up in October from a year ago, and the state is now above pre-recession employment levels. Manufacturing led Oklahoma?s job growth, while trade, transportation and utility firms also posted solid job gains. Energy employment has declined slightly, but still remains above year-ago levels.
Moving on : GM plant closure frees up prime parcel
Micro data and macro technology
We study the implications of microeconomic heterogeneity for aggregate technology, showing that the aggregate elasticity of substitution between capital and labor can be expressed as a simple function of plant level structural parameters and sufficient statistics for plant heterogeneity. This allows for a new approach to estimating the aggregate elasticity using microeconomic data and allows us to examine how the aggregate elasticity varies over time or across countries. We then use plant level data from the Census of Manufactures to construct an aggregate elasticity of substitution for the ...