Hopkinton mom is changing gears in kidswear

Linda Blum, asso­ciate pro­fessor of soci­ology who studies gender rela­tions at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, wishes that expe­ri­ence was the excep­tion, not the rule. “These com­pa­nies know their mar­kets,” Blum said. But, she […]

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State, national economies are on track for growth

Mass­a­chu­setts is likely to hit full employ­ment this year, defined by local econ­o­mists as an unem­ploy­ment rate of about 4.5 per­cent, said Alan Clayton-​​​​Matthews, a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity eco­nomics pro­fessor. Clayton-​​​​Matthews […]

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New threads invigorate Mass. textile industry

What’s exciting about our man­u­fac­turers is that many of them are on the cut­ting edge of the latest tech­nolo­gies,” North­eastern Uni­ver­sity eco­nomics pro­fessor Barry Blue­stone said. “The firms that can […]

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