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May employment situation

June 15th, 2016 · Comments Off on May employment situation · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment holds steady despite slower job growth (Oregonian, 6/14/16) Oregon’s Jobless Rate Remained Unchanged At 4.5 Percent In May (OPB, 6/14/16) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Sudden oak death and Oregon’s economy

June 8th, 2016 · Comments Off on Sudden oak death and Oregon’s economy · Oregon State University

Sudden oak death threatens Oregon’s economy (The World, 6/4/2016) Stop the spread of sudden oak death [PDF] (2013) Oregon State University, Extension Service Sudden oak death and phytophthora ramorum : a guide for forest managers, christmas tree growers, and forest-tree nursery operators in Oregon and Washington [PDF] (2006) Oregon State University, Extension Service Economic analysis […]

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June economic and revenue forecast

June 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on June economic and revenue forecast · Dept. of Administrative Services

Forecast: Oregon’s economy going ‘full-throttle’ (Oregonian, 6/3/2016) No April surprise in economic forecast (Portland Tribune, 6/3/2016) Oregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Department of Administrative Services

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Tourism impact and statistics

May 26th, 2016 · Comments Off on Tourism impact and statistics · Tourism Commission

Tourism numbers surge in Central Oregon, rest of state (Bend Bulletin, 5/26/2016) Oregon travel impacts (annual) Oregon Tourism Commission

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Employment and unemployment statistics

May 18th, 2016 · Comments Off on Employment and unemployment statistics · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rate stays at a low 4.5 percent (Statesman Journal, 5/17/2016) Oregon’s Unemployment Rate Holds Steady (OPB, 5/17/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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March employment rate

April 14th, 2016 · Comments Off on March employment rate · Employment Department

Oregon jobless rate falls to all-time low of 4.5 percent (Oregonian, 4/12/2016) Oregon unemployment hits record low in March (Statesman Journal, 4/12/2016) Oregon’s jobless rate hit historic low as thousands found jobs in March (Register Guard, 4/12/2016) March unemployment falls to 40-year low (Portland Tribune, 4/12/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Oregon’s unemployment rate

March 16th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oregon’s unemployment rate · Employment Department

State unemployment rate lowest in two decades (Portland Tribune, 3/15/2016) Oregon jobless rate hits lowest level in 21 years (Bend Bulletin, 3/15/2016) Oregon’s Unemployment Rate Drops Below 5 Percent (OPB, 3/15/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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The latest employment statistics

March 2nd, 2016 · Comments Off on The latest employment statistics · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rate now at lowest point since 2007 (Oregonian, 3/1/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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March economic and revenue forecast

February 12th, 2016 · Comments Off on March economic and revenue forecast · Dept. of Administrative Services

Oregon revenue forecast: Warning signs for 2017 and beyond surge to forefront (Oregonian, 2/10/2016) Amid growth, state tempers revenue forecast (Statesman Journal, 2/10/2016) State forecast: economy rebounds, but growth could slow (Portland Tribune, 2/10/2016) Oregon forecast predicts slow growth in the next budget cycle (East Oregonian, 2/10/2016) Oregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Department […]

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Employment in December

January 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Employment in December · Dept. of Education

Oregon unemployment rate drops again as state adds 2,300 jobs (Oregonian, 1/21/2016) Oregon’s unemployment rate continues to drop as state adds 17K late-year jobs (Portland Business Journal, 1/20/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Portland’s food economy

December 29th, 2015 · Comments Off on Portland’s food economy · Portland State University

Portland food economy ‘truly spans farm to table,’ could be more equitable, says PSU study (Oregonian, 12/29/2015) Portland’s food economy : trends and contributions [PDF] (2015) Portland State University

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Employment and unemployment

December 17th, 2015 · Comments Off on Employment and unemployment · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rate drops to 5.7 percent (Statesman Journal, 12/15/2015) No coal in the stockings of Oregon job seekers as retain employers go on a hiring spree (Register Guard, 12/16/2015) Seasonal Hiring Lowers Oregon’s Unemployment (OPB, 12/15/2015) Oregon adds nearly 10,000 jobs during November (Portland Business Journal, 12/15/2015) Oregon job growth reaches highest mark in […]

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Economic and revenue forecast

December 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Economic and revenue forecast · Dept. of Administrative Services

Oregon revenue forecast: Glimmers of trouble leave lawmakers wary (Oregonian, 12/2/2015) Forecast: Oregon revenue on the rise, but outlook uncertain (Statesman Journal, 12/2/2015) Oregon economic recovery chugs at ‘full throttle’ (Portland Tribune, 12/2/2015) Oregon Revenues Tick Up Slightly (OPB, 12/2/2015) State forecast paints rosy picture of revenues, economy (East Oregonian, 12/2/2015) Oregon revenue forecast shows […]

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October employment rate

November 18th, 2015 · Comments Off on October employment rate · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rate drops to 6 percent in October, down from 6.2 percent in September (Register Guard, 11/17/2015) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Latest employment figures

October 14th, 2015 · Comments Off on Latest employment figures · Employment Department

Employers retreat as Oregon suffers first hiring setback in 3 years (Oregonian, 10/13/2015) Oregon loses 5,300 jobs in September (Statesman Journal, 10/13/2015) Oregon unemployment rate rises only slightly despite big job losses (Portland Business Journal, 10/13/2015) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Employment and unemployment

September 16th, 2015 · Comments Off on Employment and unemployment · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment rises in August as hiring slows (Oregonian, 9/15/2015) Oregon annual job growth near a 20-year high (Statesman Journal, 9/15/2015) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Economic recovery in rural Oregon

September 8th, 2015 · Comments Off on Economic recovery in rural Oregon · Dept. of Administrative Services

State report tracks economic, demographic change in rural Oregon (Capital Press, 9/4/2015) Rural Oregon : analyzing demographic and economic trends across rural Oregon and a look ahead [PDF] (2015) Oregon Department of Administrative Services, Office of Economic Analysis

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Revenue forecast and the kicker

August 28th, 2015 · Comments Off on Revenue forecast and the kicker · Dept. of Administrative Services

Tax ‘kicker’ comes with warning signs as Oregon’s economy cools (Oregonian, 8/26/2015) Forecast: $402 million in ‘kicker’ rebates (Statesman Journal, 8/26/2015) Oregon economic and revenue forecast (quarterly) Oregon Department of Administrative Services, Office of Economic Analysis

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Employment and unemployment

August 19th, 2015 · Comments Off on Employment and unemployment · Employment Department

As hiring accelerates this summer, Oregon’s labor pool deepens (Oregonian, 8/19/2015) Oregon unemployment rate spikes as more people search for work (Oregonian, 8/19/2015) Oregon adds 4,600 jobs, while unemployment rate jumps in July (Statesman Journal, 8/18/2015) Oregon unemployment rate rises to 5.9 per cent as more seek work (Register Guard, 8/19/2015) July unemployment inches up […]

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Unemployment rate

July 15th, 2015 · Comments Off on Unemployment rate · Employment Department

State unemployment rate climbs to 5.5 percent (Statesman Journal, 7/14/2015) Oregon Unemployment Rate Ticks Up Slightly to 5.5 Percent (KDRV, 7/14/2015) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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