Lehigh Valley businesses reported the largest growth in their plans for hiring since before the recession. The seasonally adjusted index for future hiring leaped by 9% over October 2012’s level. Five percent of the respondents are planning to reduce their employees while a whopping 32% are planning to increase theirs in the next six months.”
Detailed analysis of the results of our survey of Lehigh Valley businesses, alongside analysis of the GDP, housing market, new orders for consumer durables, and “strategy notes” for 2014 is included in the December 2013 issue of The Lehigh Valley Economic Review.
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