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Arizona's economic forecast cloudy as Capitol Hill debate on COVID relief continues

By NICOLE LUDDEN

The future of Arizona’s economy is one of uncertainty, UA economist George Hammond made clear at a recent virtual economic outlook event. Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, the state has fared better in unemployment numbers compared to the rest of the nation, but it has still withstood a heavy loss, according to Hammond, the director of the Economic and Business Research Center at the University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management...

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