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Weekly Economic Update | LAEDC

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California’s Manufacturing Industries: Employment and Competitiveness in the 21st Century | LAEDC

mfg reportLos Angeles Economic Development Corporation’s Institute for Applied Economics has produced a detailed report of where the California manufacturing sector is and where they think it’s headed.  A great read for those looking to understand the future of this crucial part of our economy.

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Weekly Business Update | LAEDC

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Why China does not want the world’s biggest economy crown | cnn.com

Few countries would turn down the title of world’s largest economy. You can count China among them.

Only the United States has enjoyed the immense power and prestige conferred by this position in the last 140 years (the U.S. surpassed Great Britain as the world’s largest economy in 1872 and has held the spot ever since). But last week, the Chinese government reacted with thinly disguised animosity to an authoritative economic report announcing that China would overtake the United States in 2014 as the world’s largest economy in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP).

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