If you've been to Over the Rhine lately, you know people are flocking there on the weekends and increasingly during the week. New restaurants, new shops, and new apartments and condos are helping transform the urban core.
The Center for Economic Analysis and Development (CEAD) at the Northern Kentucky University Haile/US Bank college of Business tracks and analyzes local, state and regional business, economic and demographic information in order to provide a clearer understanding of our area’s current economy. CEAD Senior Director Janet Harrah and local financial advisor Chris DeSimio go over the latest numbers, and what they mean for our region’s future growth.
Since the electronic virtual currency Bitcoin began circulating in 2009, it has garnered strong support, as well as serious concern, world-wide. Proponents of the crypto-currency point to its transparency and ease of use, while critics claim it is no more than a commodities bubble.