Adam Belz

Business reporter | Economy
Phone: 612-673-4405
Adam covers the economy for the Star Tribune and maintains a blog called 3D Economics. He wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette and The Des Moines Register in Iowa before moving to Minnesota in June 2012.

Recent content from Adam Belz

Minneapolis Fed reinstates ousted economists

Patrick Kehoe and Ellen McGrattan, who left last year, have been hired as consultants.

Updated: May 20, 2014, - 08:40 AM

Inspire Medical raises $40 million to commercialize sleep apnea device

New funding will allow the Maple Grove firm to market sleep apnea device.

Updated: May 15, 2014, - 09:21 PM

Minnesota shed 4,200 jobs in April

The jobless rate fell to 4.7 percent, but Minnesota posted its fourth month of subpar job growth.

Updated: May 15, 2014, - 08:31 PM

Best Buy signs new store-within-a-store deals with Samsung, Sony

Best Buy plans a massive expansion of its “store-within-a-store” concept, with Sony opening stores in 350 Best Buy locations and Samsung adding 500 new stores to its presence within Best Buy.

Updated: May 02, 2014, - 10:37 AM

TCF loses vote on executive pay

A little more than half the votes went against the compensation plan in a nonbinding vote.

Updated: April 25, 2014, - 09:02 PM

Venture rebound includes software

First-quarter deals show a shift away from med-tech’s usual dominance.

Updated: April 24, 2014, - 08:26 PM

Obituary: Charlie Disney led as landlord and table-tennis champ

He grew up in Edina and later moved to Minneapolis.

Updated: April 22, 2014, - 08:42 PM

Want to spend summer scooping up Izzy’s ice cream? Apply by haiku

The ice cream shop with locations in Minneapolis and St. Paul is asking candidates to submit a haiku with their job applications.

Updated: April 21, 2014, - 09:37 PM

Minnesota added 2,600 jobs in March, led by construction

Driven by construction, employment grew across Minnesota during March.

Updated: April 17, 2014, - 11:44 PM

Minnesota's wealthy caught in a tight tax net over residency

If wealthy don’t want to pay Minnesota income tax, they must sever almost all of their ties of residency.

Updated: April 16, 2014, - 11:30 AM

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