The Short‑term Outlook for the US Economy | The Perryman Group

The Perryman Report & Texas Letter

The Short‑term Outlook for the US Economy

Published on May 12, 2023 (Vol. 40, No. 02)

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

Although the US economy is facing notable challenges and it may be a bumpy ride, The Perryman Group's latest forecast calls for growth over the next five years. Key patterns affecting future performance are described in this issue.

The Alamo Region

The Alamo Region is made up of 19 counties and the San Antonio-New Braunfels and Victoria metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs). Representing 9.90% of Texas' population, the area is home to about 2.98 million people.

Economic Development News

Cities throughout the Lone Star State are welcoming new businesses and projects. Check out this section for highlights on some of these recent economic developments.

Focus On: Real Gross Product

A breakdown of real gross product by MSA provides a quick look at the forecast for 2022 to 2027. See page 7 to get a snapshot of the anticipated growth for the state as well as for a MSA near you.