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Bill Dunkelberg
Bill Dunkelberg, Chief Economist of the NFIB, reports in December 2016, small business optimism rocketed to its highest level since 2004, with high numbers expecting better business conditions. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
Bill Dunkelberg, NFIB reports the Index of Small Business Optimism made a substantial gain in November to just above the 42-year average. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
The fourth quarter of 2016 looks to be weaker as prospects for a “civil” relationship between the Democrats and the Republicans fade regardless of who wins the election. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
NFIB reports small business owners marginally more optimistic, but won't be hiring or building inventories until something changes in Washington. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
Optimism hits record low, and small business owners blame the current political climate for declining economic conditions, according to the NFIB. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
Bill Dunkelberg, Chief Economist of the NFIB, reports most small business owners expect business conditions to worsen in the near future. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
Bill Dunkelberg, chief economist at National Federation of Independent Business, reports a negligible increase in small business optimism, indicating that sector is still uncertain about the future... » More
Jim Blasingame
Jim Blasingame writes an open letter to President Obama disagreeing with the President's statements that the US economy is not only doing well, but Americans are better off than when he took office. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
Bill Dunkelberg, chief economist at National Federation of Independent Business, reports optimism among small business owners moves higher, but remains negative and well below the 42-year average. » More
Bill Dunkelberg
NFIB's April 2016 Index of Small Business Optimism shows that small business owners not expanding due to political climate. » More