The Big Questions for Seattle in 2019: Boeing’s New Plane, Amazon’s Next Move and the Fate of Real Estate?
Its 2019, and its time for a new set of questions.
This article appears in print in the February 2019 issue. Click here for a free subscription. The dominant question on the local business scene for most of 2018 had to do with a too-cutesy bit of corporate coinage that, in the end, even its own creator didnt believe in. By the time Amazons trolling for…
The 2019 Economic Forecast
Rapid expansion slows, but global, U.S. and regional economies will continue to be strong in 2019
This article appears in print in the January 2019 issue. Click here for a free subscription. The global economy has been performing pretty well recently with Gross World Product running in the 3 to 3.5 percent range for the past seven years. I believe the world economy will continue growing, but we are starting to…
Supporting the Arts Can Play a Key Role in the Seattle Area’s Economic Health
Arts and culture create jobs and drive spending.
This article appears in print in the January 2019 issue. Click here for a free subscription. We are at a pivotal moment in King County. The region is experiencing rapid growth, attracting new companies and a diversifying and expanding population. In the midst of this growth, we are grappling with pressing challenges stemming from homelessness,…