Arizona Economic Outlook
Still Looking for a Higher Gear: First Quarter 2014 Forecast Update
By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.
EBRC Director and Eller Research Professor
March 1, 2014
According to the latest preliminary data, the Arizona economy weakened during the second half of 2013, with decelerating job growth and housing activity. Overall, the state added 50,900 jobs in 2013, which translates into a growth rate of 2.1%, the same as in 2012...
* numbers & analysis from EBR's February 2014 quarterly forecast (next update: June 2014)
Selected economic forecast numbers for Arizona, Phoenix and Tucson Metros
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