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Publication Date

Spring 2001


The recession watch is on. The outlook for Massachusetts in 2001 is uncertain, and the downside risks appear to be gaining momentum. What was a favorable industry mix in 2000 may turn out to be unfavorable in 2001, if emerging signs of a worldwide decline in demand for technology products are realized. The chances of a downturn have not been higher in a decade.


Published in MassBenchmarks, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 4-9:


University of Massachusetts

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