“Oregon’s economy continues to make significant gains. Job growth has slowed just a bit from early 2015 rates, yet remains more than strong enough to bring the unemployment rate down and account for the influx of new workers as population growth picks up.”
The Oregon Office of Economic Analysis released its latest quarterly forecast. As positive as the overall picture is right now, there are a few dark spots, including a persistent disparity between urban and rural economic health.
Interested in knowing more? Read the full forecast here.