November Issue of Economic Indicators and Dr. Jansen Featured in The Eagle Newspaper

Nov 26, 2018
Summary: On November 24, 2018, the November issue of Economic Indicators was featured in an article by reporter Kenny Wiley from The Eagle newspaper.

The monthly index highlighted the near-record unemployment rate of 2.9 percent and displayed a breakdown of employment by industry.

Dr. Jansen, PERC’s Director, gave his perspective on local versus state unemployment rates. “Jansen said the area is less likely to experience sharp fluctuations its economic health because of Texas A&M's presence as a constant, and growing, employer.” He also shared that the College Station-Bryan metro area can expect an uptick in jobs this holiday season.

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