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On the outside

More jobs are needed—especially for those who think the economy has no place for them.

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Half think market will rise over year

Fifty percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll predict the stock market is headed for a rise over the next 12 months. Of those, 14 percent see a double-digit rise. Nearly a quarter of respondents say the market will be flat.

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Snap Poll: Rochester airport gets fair grades


Nearly 90 percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll frequently use Greater Rochester International Airport for business travel and the plurality gave the airport a fair grade for airfare costs and number of daily flights to destinations of choice.

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Wealth on the move

The talent and energy of individuals is not all that’s lost when outmigration occurs. The movement of wealth also matters a great deal.

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Snap Poll: Readers share book recommendations

The majority of readers—56 percent— of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll prefer non-fiction for summer reading. Of those, 15 percent prefer to spend their time on business-related nonfiction. The remaining 44 percent of respondents would rather get lost in fiction.

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The new regs

It’s not easy to find examples of bipartisanship in Washington, but the Jumpstart Our Business Startups or JOBS Act surely was one of them.

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Divided economy

A new report from state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli confirms what most people already know: New York’s economy actually is two economies—New York City and everywhere else.

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Jets fracas conjures memories of the 1989 ‘Bickering Bills’

I’ve been at this wacky sportswriting job for 43 years, and just when I think I’ve seen it all and heard it all, something bizarre occurs to remind me that I haven’t seen it all or heard it all. The ...

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