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2013

Economics

Brookings Mountain West Publications

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Mountain Monitor: Tracking Economic Recession And Recovery In The Intermountain West’S Metropolitan Areas, Kenan Fikri, Mark Muro Sep 2013

Mountain Monitor: Tracking Economic Recession And Recovery In The Intermountain West’S Metropolitan Areas, Kenan Fikri, Mark Muro

Brookings Mountain West Publications

Economic recovery progressed steadily across the metropolitan Mountain West in the second quarter of 2013. Many of the region’s major metro areas counted among the strongest economic performers nationally, but output growth slowed over the quarter and the region‘s unemployment recovery looked to be stagnating. Moderate job growth and a fast and accelerating housing recovery buoyed the Mountain West economy in the second quarter.