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North Carolina Economic Forecast


North Carolina Economic Forecast President Obama has just come to an agreement with Republican leaders on a Bush-era tax cut extension that he says is necessary to aid the recovery of our economy. The deal includes extension of unemployment benefits as our jobless rate continues to be high. Despite record holiday spending in the last couple of weeks, many experts feel that the economy remains precarious. Frequent guest Dr. John Connaughton has released his latest economic forecast and he shares his thoughts on that forecast, and the economic year in review. Guest John Connaughton - Professor of Economics at UNC Charlotte UNC Charlotte Economic Forecast (released 12/7/2010) Charlotte Talks | Connaughton's last Economic Forecast (September 2010) Add and read comments