Recent drama in the financial markets has little connection to what is happening in the U.S. or California economies as a whole. Our new forecast has the nation's economy growing by 3% this year, the best showing since the recovery began. View Beaconomics now.
California exports barely held steady in the latest numbers while Oregon and Washington both saw year-over-year declines. View Beacon Economics new analysis of recent trade activity in California, Oregon, and Washington.
California's robust job market expansion isn't slowing. The state added just over 51,000 new postions over the past two months. See our complete analysis at the Beacon Employment Report.
There has been a lot of 'bubble' talk lately given soaring U.S. financial markets. Is it time to worry? Founding Partner Christopher Thornberg says no... not yet. View his new post at No Nonsense Economics.
California's diverse regional economies are taking full part in the state's ongoing recovery. See our latest forecasts for six major regions from San Francisco to San Diego. View The Regional Outlook now.