Economy

Still, the city’s central core faces challenges, chief among them crime, according to speakers at a recent Downtown Seattle Association event

Still, the city’s central core faces challenges, chief among them crime, according to speakers at a recent Downtown Seattle Association event

The state scores high in measures such as jobs generated by immigrant-owned firms and the percentage of large companies founded by immigrants

The state scores high in measures such as jobs generated by immigrant-owned firms and the percentage of large companies founded by immigrants

Too many children, who represent the city’s future workforce, live in neighborhoods where conditions make it hard to thrive, study finds

Too many children, who represent the city’s future workforce, live in neighborhoods where conditions make it hard to thrive, study finds

Narrowing the gap between income and home prices matters in making good on the dream of homeownership for more families, study shows

Narrowing the gap between income and home prices matters in making good on the dream of homeownership for more families, study shows

The state boasts both great economic opportunity and a favorable climate for women businesses, small-business study concludes

The state boasts both great economic opportunity and a favorable climate for women businesses, small-business study concludes

The region is growing 2.3 times faster than the national average, a Greater Seattle Partners analysis shows

The region is growing 2.3 times faster than the national average, a Greater Seattle Partners analysis shows

The state of Washington, however, earned only a 14th place showing in an assessment of the best states for the middle class, new studies show

The state of Washington, however, earned only a 14th place showing in an assessment of the best states for the middle class, new studies show

At stake is some $2.3B in annual imports and exports moving through Washington ports, new report concludes

At stake is some $2.3B in annual imports and exports moving through Washington ports, new report concludes