Business improving, but cash flow is still tight: economist

Apr 24, 2013 | 10:26 AM | Samuel Frizell

Tags  Clare Zemple, American Wire Producers Association, Zemple Strategic, Interwire, Jon Cornelius, Sumiden Wire Products

ATLANTA — The U.S. economy is improving and there’s no danger of an economic backslide in the coming years, but cash flow and buying confidence have not yet returned to pre-recession levels, economist Clare Zempel told members of the American Wire Producers Association.

"The economic outlook: the direction is up," Zempel said at a breakfast reception at the Interwire convention in Atlanta. "Any slowdowns that do occur, for whatever reason, are going to be temporary. The bet should be on growth."....

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