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

St. Jude CEO: Innovation is still possible

Daniel Starks told entrepreneurs and investors that there are big opportunities for well-targeted technology.

Updated: October 10, 2013, - 08:26 PM

In Minneapolis visit, Facebook's Sandberg visits 'Lean In' book club

Sheryl Sandberg, author and Facebook COO, took her empowerment message to Twin Cities women.

Updated: October 10, 2013, - 11:22 AM

Small Minnesota firms hunt funds at venture conference

The event has landed money for a number of companies that became recognizable names.

Updated: October 10, 2013, - 11:21 AM

Shutdown meant no U.S. jobs report, could delay Minnesota's too

The market could live without a jobless number for one week. But a state economist says the data blackout could extend to Minnesota's numbers and even the national report for another month.

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 08:54 PM

Holidays: We're hiring (just not as much)

Looking for holiday temp work? Retailers are hiring, but cautiously.

Updated: October 04, 2013, - 12:25 PM

Facebook’s Sandberg calls on women to step up

“Lean In” author Sheryl Sandberg said the progress of women in business, and particularly in technology, has flatlined. Men are more often rewarded for showing initiative, she said, women more often subtly punished.

Updated: October 03, 2013, - 10:09 AM

Minnesotans' income barely grows

A drop in crop prices that hurt farmers cut into income statistics across much of the Midwest.

Updated: September 30, 2013, - 08:55 PM

Attack joblessness, Minneapolis Fed leader says

Minneapolis’ Kocherlakota calls for more bond buying, not less, to stimulate the economy and help lower the unemployment rate.

Updated: September 26, 2013, - 10:27 PM

Twin Cities on short list of sites for new ADM global headquarters

The company, which was founded in Minneapolis, announced that it will move about 100 executives and staff from Decatur, Ill., to a new headquarters, location to be determined. It also plans to create a new information technology center at the new location and add about 100 jobs there.

Updated: September 24, 2013, - 10:55 PM

At Economic Club of Minnesota, banker says China's boom in the past

Speech to Economic Club of Minnesota highlighted an aging population, lack of innovation as obstacles to continued growth.

Updated: September 23, 2013, - 08:48 PM

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