Portland's economy slowed in September, caused in part by steep job losses in Portland and statewide.
The U of O regional indexes show only the Eugene-Springfield economy is expanding faster than normal. Salem, Central Oregon and Rogue Valley economies are growing at a slower than average rate.
Portland's economic expansion has slowed over the past three months according to the gauge, which tracks housing, employment and travel data.
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