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 Federal Reserve leader renews call for low interest rates

Kocherlakota says debate over efforts to stimulate economy is puzzling.

Updated: November 12, 2013, - 09:10 PM

University of Minnesota professor looks into how timing affects decisionmaking

A U professor thinks insight into the sequence of events can help people make better decisions in many situations.

Updated: November 11, 2013, - 10:33 AM

Chamber report argues for immigration reform

The state business group says many newcomers are entrepreneurial and make key economic contributions.

Updated: November 07, 2013, - 09:17 AM

Venture firm raises $100 million

Partners say they expect to make Minnesota investments in the coming years.

Updated: November 06, 2013, - 07:00 AM

Court upholds use tax for businesses

An Edina firm argued that the tax on out-of-state online purchases was unconstitutional.

Updated: November 01, 2013, - 09:01 PM

Minnesota's largest paper mill shifts its focus to pulp for clothing

With paper demand down, Sappi Fine Paper in Cloquet has converted most of its production to pulp for clothing, the hottest forest industry product on the market.

Updated: October 31, 2013, - 10:01 PM

Minnesota venture capital funding improves but remains below average

Young Minnesota companies pulled in $84.8 million in nine third-quarter deals.

Updated: October 24, 2013, - 07:39 PM

Social Security checks hang in the lurch

Lack of a debt ceiling deal could cause delays for millions of seniors.

Updated: October 15, 2013, - 09:04 PM

Twin Cities market watchers: Don't panic over debt ceiling -- yet

Several investment advisers in the Twin Cities said Monday that they are fielding more questions from nervous clients as Thursday’s deadline to raise the debt ceiling gets closer.

Updated: October 15, 2013, - 09:17 AM

Chamber advocates for immigration reform

The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce believes new arrivals are essential to fill jobs and for their entrepreneurial vision.

Updated: October 12, 2013, - 03:57 PM

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