Phoenix economic news: Top four takeaways

Research Professor Lee McPheters, director of the JPMorgan Chase Economic Outlook Center, shares the latest information on the Phoenix economy at the Economic Club of Phoenix Luncheon on March 29, 2017.

The takeaways: The Phoenix metro area is ninth in job growth, eighth in the number of new jobs, fifth in population growth, and second in domestic migration. Research Professor Lee McPheters oversees one of the most comprehensive employment databases in the nation — and the information is available to all. He breaks down the complicated picture in this March 29, 2017, post on ASU Now.

Listen to McPheters’ presentation at the luncheon:

Follow along to his slides: