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Black Firms Lag in Capacity Growth

Over the last quarter century, the number of Black-owned businesses has grown at a record pace – nearly four times the rate of white-owned businesses. During the last decade, the gap in revenue and employment...

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Short-Run Gain, Long-Run Pain

If you wondering why the stock market has hit ten record highs in the last two months, the answer is easy – the new policies in Washington are designed to benefit those who are most likely to trade in the market...

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The Rising Economy Tide is Lifting all Boats, Except Black Businesses

Most key economic indicators are positive. Although the Labor Department’s January Jobs Report did not show stellar job growth during the month of December, the economy nevertheless produced 156,000 new jobs and wages...

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Euquant CEO on Black Business Ownership in the Wall Street Journal

Recently our CEO, Dr. Thomas Boston, was quoted on Black Business Ownership in a recent article by the Wall Street Journal. The article discusses the current state and of Black Business ownership and its performance...

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Global Outlook and Minority Businesses

This is the first segment of a two-part article.  Developments in the global economy are examined in the first segment.  Part two describes how those developments are likely to affect minority business owners. The...

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Highlights of the Global and U.S. Economic Outlook: We are in a Funk

A Roundup of Global Economic Trends: The Global Economy is in a Funk and Economic Uncertainty is Rising Three big drivers of the world’s economy – US, China, Emerging market economies The U.S. is the brightest...

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CEO Insight: The Potential Fallout of a Fed Interest Rate Hike

November’s encouraging labor market report begs the question of not just whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates; but whether it will do so at a time when the recovery has peaked, and the economy is...

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Euquant Analysis: An Investigation of New Firm Growth (Part-2)

This is the second part of our on-going series where we examine the Survey of Business Owners (SBO) in detail and discuss how it can be utilized to understand the dynamics of the economy. The ultimate goal of this...

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Company News: Euquant CEO speaks on Housing with HUD Secretary Julian Castro

Company News

On Wednesday, November 4th Euquant’s CEO Dr. Thomas Boston participated in a discussion on Mixed-Income Housing with U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro, Mayor Kasim Reed, former Mayor...

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Euquant Business Analysis: Firm growth in the U.S. Economy

An examination of the Survey of Business Owners. One of the best data sources on the state of business in the U.S. is the Survey of Business Owners (SBO). The purpose of the SBO is listed below: The Survey of Business...

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