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United States Economic Forecast

Published on October 07, 2022 (Vol. 39, No. 08)

Perryman Report & Texas Letter offers concise coverage of important trends and events affecting the economy, including highlights from our short-term and long-term economic forecasts for the US, Texas, and cities and regions within Texas. It is published 10 times a year and available as an annual subscription (with access to back-issues) for $150.00.

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United States Economic Forecast

While the pace has slowed from the surge as conditions improved from the pandemic, the US economy has been experiencing job gains and other signs of growth. However, challenges are intensifying. The long-term outlook calls for expansion, though the risk of below-trend growth in the near term remains.

The Upper Rio Grand Region

The El Paso Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) along with six counties make up the state's Upper Rio Grande Region. Representing 2.95% of Texas' total population, approximately 878,300 people reside in the area.

Economic Development News

Economic development successes are making headlines throughout the state. Recent announcements from ten selected cities are highlighted in this special section.

Focus On: Real Personal Income

A breakdown of real personal income by MSA provides a quick look at the forecast for 2021 to 2050. See page 7 to get a snapshot of the anticipated growth