February 4, 2023
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SLO economy strong but housing shortage limits growth


A recession is not looming and local, state and national economies are strong, according to Chris Thornberg of Beacon Economics, who spoke to about 550 business leaders gathered Nov. 8 for the Central Coast Economic Forecast in San Luis Obispo. Thornberg said the county’s unemployment rate of 2.8 percent is a restraint on growth but…


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