Arizona Economic Outlook
Less Uncertainty Now, Stronger Growth Coming
By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.
EBR Associate Director and Eller Research Professor
March 1, 2013
The Arizona economy accelerated in 2012, with stronger job, population, and housing permit growth than in 2011. Job gains in 2012 were driven, as usual, by service-providing sectors. However, the goods-producing sector contributed to growth was well, with gains in construction, manufacturing, and mining and logging. Read full article...
* numbers & analysis from EBR's February 2013 quarterly forecast (next update: May 2013)
Selected economic forecast numbers for Arizona, Phoenix and Tucson Metros
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