Discover the Secret of Portland's Economic Success with Christian Kaylor
Portland is enjoying some of the strongest economic growth in the US. Jobs are up, construction is up and incomes are up. But how long can the economic boom last? Looking at newly available data, we will examine the factors driving the historic economic growth in Portland and discuss what threats exist on the horizon for the economic future.
Christian Kaylor is a Workforce Economist for the Oregon Employment Department, specializing in the Portland are. He provides data analysis and advice relating to the Portland economy to local businesses, business associations and government agencies to facilitate intelligent decision making. His monthly newsletter on the Portland economy has 750 subscribers.
Before coming to the Employment Department seventeen years ago, Christian worked in various positions in Oregon politics and policy. A native Oregonian, Christian has a degree in Economics from the University of Oregon.
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