Economic Research & Analysis

Economic Snapshot - Volume 1, 2019

Inside this Volume

Unemployment remained at a record low for the fourth consecutive month in December 2018
NYC-based public companies took a hit amid a falling stock market in the fourth quarter
Rent hikes exceeded home price inflation for the first time in two years
The city's office market contracted in the fourth quarter of 2018
Broadway attendance continued to rise in November 2018


In this month's volume, we look at employment trends within the Wholesale Trade industry, consisting of three subsectors: Merchant Wholesalers of Durable Goods, Merchant Wholesalers of Nondurable Goods, and Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers. We also report on the stock market in the fourth quarter of 2018.

If you're looking for our monthly podcast, we're taking a little break to plan for the future. We'll be rethinking content, strategy, and other little things that'll only improve future NYCEDC podcasts. Thanks in advance for your patience.