Oregon economy slowly recovers

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Thursday, June 07, 2012

Oregon's economy should continue its slow recovery over the next few months, according to the latest indicators, tracked by a University of Oregon index.

“Conditions here have continued to improve,” said economist Tim Duy, author of the index. “I wouldn't describe anything as blockbuster, but there’s positive momentum.”

According to the Oregon Measure of Economic Activity, another gauge of economic activity in the state, Oregon is growing near its average growth rate of the past two decades, Duy said.

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