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Cincinnati Business Courier: Economics Professor Thinks Economy is Getting Better

Source:Cincinnati Business Courier
Link Submitted: 4/1/2011 11:55:41

On April 1, 2011, Benjamin Passty, professor of economics at the UC College of Business and director of the Applied Economics Research Institute, was featured in a Cincinnati Business Courier story about Greater Cincinnati's top employers increasing employment. Passty commented that he is optimistic about improvement in the economy."We've been seeing economic improvement of some form for more than a year," Passty said. Now businesses are seeing new orders growing at a rate that can't be handled by increased productivity alone. "They have to start hiring and making investments. We're seeing that.