Wed., May 22, 2013 7:05pm
A respected economist says Georgia’s economy is recovering from the recession. But Wednesday's forecast predicts that recovery will slow this year.
Mon., December 31, 2012 5:00pm
An Armstrong Atlantic State University economics professor says he thinks next year will be the first since the 2007 recession in which construction employment inches up in the Savannah area. Michael Toma says local companies poised for growth include business and professional services like marketing and web design.
Tue., April 3, 2012 1:53pm
Kennesaw State University’s monthly index on Georgia manufacturing activity fell slightly in March after two blockbuster months of growth. Intuit Payroll’s latest index shows another month of slight increases in the state’s small business employment. And unemployment keeps inching down. Economists say it all indicates a recovery. Just a slow one.
Wed., November 30, 2011 8:00am
A University of Georgia economic forecast said Georgia is likely to start regaining jobs next year, but not enough to reduce its unemployment rate. Meanwhile, the chances of a recession next year are 45 percent.
Fri., November 19, 2010 4:20pm
A new economic forecast from Georgia State University says parts of the state are doing well. Augusta is among the best performing areas.
Thu., May 27, 2010 4:06pm
In Augusta unemployment is down and the city has one of the best economies
Tue., December 15, 2009 5:49pm
Although the national economy is showing signs of improvement, Georgia’s em