Len Ladaro http://ripr.org en URI Prof: Signs Show an Improving RI Economy http://ripr.org/post/uri-prof-signs-show-improving-ri-economy <p>A University of Rhode Island economics professor who tracks the state’s economy every month finds it was in good shape for the month of July.</p><p>Professor Leonard Lardaro says nine of 12 indicators he tracks are in positive territory.&nbsp; The only lagging indicators are government employment, the size of the labor force and new claims for unemployment.</p><p></p><p>Overall, Lardaro said we’re heading into the second half of the year in a fairly strong position.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 19:15:03 +0000 Flo Jonic 21747 at http://ripr.org URI Prof: Signs Show an Improving RI Economy