The Composite Commercial Microcenters (CCM) are characterized by being relatively small commercial cores, catering to a small number of people, which facilitates the development of personal relationships, especially between merchants and customers. They are not transit areas, in other words, they...
The purpose of this series of reports is to inform public and private sector stakeholders about the sustainability-related challenges, present-day best practices, and unrealized opportunities that exist in specific U.S. manufacturing sectors.
This document is the second edition of Business Cycles and Financial Crises. It revisits the topic of the role of the banking system in generating financial crises and business cycles in the light of the biggest financial crisis since the 1930’s.
This guide describes the most common real-life situations in which older Americans are vulnerable to financial abuse by a financial advisor, and provides advice for seniors and their families for guarding against such abuse, including ways to report it to proper authorities.