Recovery at Risk: New England Economic Partnership Releases New Outlook Forecasting Sluggish Bounceback

Gittell, Ross
June 2011
New England Journal of Higher Education;6/20/2011, p2
The article reports on the release of the Spring 2011 Outlook from the New England Economic Partnership (NEEP) which forecasts slow economic growth for New England through the first six months of 2011. The region's economic growth is expected to show modest strength in the second half of the year. The regional unemployment rate is predicted to reach more than 8% but below the national average until mid-2012. Also noted are the projected recoveries of finance and manufacturing industries.


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