Political Economy: housing starts


Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 01/19/2011

Economic agenda: Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

At 8:30 a.m. -- The Commerce Department releases housing starts, which forecasters expect will show that builders pulled back a bit in December. Analysts are looking for an annual rate of 550,000 housing units started, down 0.9 percent from November....

By Neil Irwin  |  06:30 AM ET, 01/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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