Dale Brill

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Orlando ranks No. 7 best-performing city by the Milken Institute

Posted by Dale Brill on Feb 16, 2018 10:37:47 AM

The Milken Institute recently ranked the Orlando metropolitan area seventh among large cities in the United States reflecting an improvement of two spots from last year. The region performed particularly well in the job and wage growth categories with employment rising by over four percent from 2015 to 2016 and wages surging by nearly eight percent from 2014 to 2015.

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Topics: Rankings

Assessing the economic impact of Hurricane Maria on the Orlando region

Posted by Dale Brill on Nov 17, 2017 11:05:34 AM

Residents from the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico fleeing the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria are among the hundreds arriving daily in Central Florida to start new lives. The Orlando community, with one of the largest Puerto Rican populations in the U.S. outside of the island, is offering support, assistance and relief from the life-changing disaster brought on by the storm’s strength and fury. With a community that’s on track to surpass New York as the state with the largest Puerto Rican population, the opportunity for evacuating Puerto Ricans to contribute to the region’s growing economy is considerable.

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Topics: Research

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