California's exporters turned in their best performance of the year in October, increasing export trade by 10.7% over one year ago to hit $15.35 billion in total value. View Beacon Economics' new analysis now.
California's Retail Trade industry led the state's recent job gains, adding 13,600 new positions to company payrolls in just one month. Read Beacon Economics' analysis of the latest numbers.
Some of California's major regions have surpassed their pre-recession employment peaks as local job markets expand and a surging housing market drives up construction employment. View our new forecasts for six of the state's largest regional economies.
Even with shocks to the system caused by damaging political stalemates in Washington DC, the U.S. economy managed 2 plus percent GDP growth in the 2nd and 3rd quarter of 2013. Visit Beaconomics to see our new outlook for the nation and California.
Targeted, five-year forecasts for regions across California are now available from Beacon Economics. Get accurate, seasonally-adjusted outlooks for employment, income, home prices, consumer spending, and more. View a sample Regional DataSheet.