by Kevin Scofield
This weekend’s “long read” is last week’s report from the Washington State Economic and Revenue Forecast Council on how economic recovery is progressing nationally and locally. In short: “It’s complicated.”
There is no single metric that gives us complete information about the economy; It is a very multifaceted animal. Economists often start by looking at industrial production, employment and consumer confidence, and the report certainly includes them, but it also provides interesting, insightful charts on many other measures, including personal income, house prices, oil prices and inflation. is.
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