Leeds School of Business
Colorado added jobs for the 29th straight month in March, and as the good economic news mounts, more people are seeking work, the state’s chief economist said Friday.
University of Colorado economists say the state economy is growing faster than expected.
Colorado Secretary of State Scott Gessler says business filings were up in the last quarter of 2012.
A University of Colorado economist forecasts the state will keep adding a wide array of jobs in 2013, putting it in position to be among the top 10 states for job growth next year.
University of Colorado economists say the state’s job growth rate is at about 1.6 percent midway through the year, which would put the state on a pace to add about 35,000 jobs in 2012.
Colorado’s craft brewing industry produces an annual economic impact of $714 million, according to a study scheduled to be released Tuesday that is the first to quantify what the growing industry sector means to the state.
A University of Colorado graduate has donated more than $2 million to the Leeds School of Business to establish a new chair in finance.