PERC Staff Give State of the Economy Presentation

Aug 24, 2021
Summary: Dennis Jansen, PERC’s director, and Andrew Rettenmaier, PERC’s executive associate director presented updated information about the national, state and local economies to local business and community leaders from College Station-Bryan on Thursday, August 19, 2021. The presentation includes information on:
  • National real gross domestic product through the second quarter of 2021
  • Real personal consumption expenditures through June 2021
  • July’s National nonfarm employment
  • Texas real taxable sales and nonfarm employment through June 2021
  • Real cumulative state tax revenues for fiscal years 2019-2021
  • The College Station-Bryan Business-Cycle Index, Business Cycle and unemployment rates through June 2021
  • Unemployment rates in Texas MSAs through June 2021
  • Components of population growth in College Station-Bryan MSA, 2010-2019
  • Migrant and non-migrant incomes in Brazos County and nationally
  • Local enplanements from 2019-2021 and monthly TSA checkpoint travel numbers
The full presentation can be found here.