There are plenty of fear-filled stories driving the 24-hour news cycle these days: Double dip recession, Euro zone financial collapse, failed super-committee debt reduction efforts.Read more
EDITOR'S NOTE: This post was updated on June 19, 2014 to include newly released and revised data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.
You don’t hear many people talking about how great California’s manufacturing industry is doing. In fact, it’s regularly called out as an industry in demise in the state. How then do we account for the data – which shows that over the past decade, California’s manufacturing industry has been one of the state’s primary engines of economic growth?Read more
For the first time ever, we now have a detailed picture of California consumers and how their expenditure patterns compare to consumers in the nation overall.Read more