A drop in farm incomes from late 2014 to early 2015 dragged down Iowans’ per capita personal income growth in recent U.S. Commerce Department news, but the quarterly report doesn’t accurately reflect the state’s generally stronger-than-average growth since 2000, says Iowa State University economist Peter Orazem.
All eyes on Des Moines
A bright national spotlight will shine on Des Moines twice in 2016, giving business leaders a chance to showcase the city and change perceptions.
Focus: Marketing & Public Relations
As American Enterprise Group completes its downtown renovation, it has recruited a new president and CEO to expand its insurance business.
Focus: Workforce Development