What are the forces moving the Minnesota economy? Adam Belz tries to identify the trends and show the connections between Minnesota and the larger U.S. and global economies. You can connect with him on Twitter: @adambelz

Opening Belz, Feb. 17

Posted by: Adam Belz under Business trends Updated: February 17, 2014 - 10:00 AM

ND oil patch apartment rents are higher than LA, NYC – Williston Herald
Deere lays off 120 at East Moline Harvester Works – Quad City Times
As mortgage lending declines, Wells Fargo gets back into subprime – Yahoo
MN, PA and AZ have the lowest premiums under ACA – Kaiser
Schafer: Promise of power storage still lacks payoff – StarTribune
The labor market has suffered permanent harm – Economist
Dave Olson’s “Trade Talk” is a good tipsheet on North Dakota – Fargo Forum
Industry groups try to revive short line freight rail in Wisconsin – Journal Sentinel
“Call them members of the permanent intern underclass” – NY Times
The evolution of the area code – Atlantic
New outlet mall in Eagan is now 90% leased – StarTribune

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