Michigan Report for Friday, November 21, 2014

Economists: Continued, Steady Growth In State Economy

ANN ARBOR - In an optimistic forecast for the next two years, economists said on Friday the state should replenish 54 percent of the jobs lost during the Great Recession by the end of 2016.

Economist George Fulton told attendees of the University of Michigan Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics the state has just completed its fifth year of recovery and in the next two job growth will continue to rise at a pace similar to 2012 and 2013.


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