Daily Archives: August 27, 2012

Phoenix Rebounding on High Tech Manufacturing

Phoenix’s unemployment continued to drop in the second quarter, down to 7.2 percent. This puts the area’s unemployment rate well-below the July national rate of 8.3 percent. Payroll job growth in Phoenix has also been outpacing the nation, expected to … Continue reading

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Multifamily Boom, Trade and Tourism Spurring Miami Growth

Following a year-end spike in employment in 2011, Miami payrolls paid back some of their gains, declining by 0.8 percent in the second quarter of 2012. Miami unemployment declined by 0.7 percent between the first and second quarters of 2012, … Continue reading

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