California continued to add jobs in the latest numbers and state payrolls over the past year have expanded at a faster rate than in the United States overall. See our complete analysis at the Beacon Employment Report.
West Coast exports continue to trend at near all time highs despite intense rhetoric surrounding the recent labor dispute at western seaports. View Beacon Economics new analysis of recent trade activity in California, Oregon, and Washington.
Domestic demand - from consumers to businesses - will push economic growth in the U.S. and California to higher levels in 2015, and lead to even better numbers in 2016. Visit Beaconomics to see our latest outlook for the nation and California.
Brand new data from the U.S. BEA provides a detailed picture of California consumers and their spending patterns. More on housing but less on cars? View our latest post at No Nonsense Economics.