The Real Economy
A monthly publication to help the middle market anticipate and address the unique issues and challenges facing their businesses and the industries in which they operate.
The U.S. middle market makes up one-third of the country’s economy and employs one-third of its workforce, yet this economic growth engine is often overlooked. As the leading provider of assurance, tax and consulting services to middle market businesses, RSM wants to change the conversation.
The Real Economy is a first step. This monthly publication provides economic information and insights for and about the middle market. It helps shine a light on the unique needs and opportunities of this important segment of our economy.
Growth in the global economy, sweeping tax reform and important issues for financial institutions. See what is in store for 2018.
Economic data point to an acceleration of growth driven by solid consumer spending and improvement in outlays on capital expenditures.
The plan's controversial treatment of pass-through entities and popular deductions will frame the debate over the next several months.
Congress has only 12 legislative days to get its house in order and begin debate on the long-awaited plan to engage in tax reform this year.
If Congress doesn't agree to lift the debt ceiling, it may create the conditions for a renewed financial crisis.
The middle market is outperforming larger peers, but there's a gap between positive expectations and the policy reforms needed to meet them.
For middle market firms the renegotiation and modernization of NAFTA represents a major opportunity to take advantage of trade innovations.