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Can Trump boost our pocketbooks in 2017?
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
January 17, 2017
 
Economist: ‘This is the boom, right now’
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
May 11, 2016
 
BCS Bowl and Cardinals vs. Packers Playoff Economic Impact
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
January 12, 2016
 
Elliott D. Pollack with Mac & Gaydos
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
December 16, 2015
 
Housing will be back as force for growth in 2016, Arizona economists say
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
December 2, 2015
 
Elliott D. Pollack with Mac & Gaydos
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
November 5, 2015
 
Report: Arizona ranks best in the nation for future job growth
Elliott in KTAR News
October 21, 2015
 
Arizona's Economy Continues to Recover, Just Very Slowly
Elliott Pollack in the Arizona Capitol Times
September 4, 2015
 
Forecast: Steady, Slow Growth for Arizona, U.S.
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
September 2, 2015
 
If You Liked 2015, You'll Like 2016
Elliott Pollack in the Phoenix Business Journal
September 2, 2015
 
What's Happening on Wall Street
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
July 24, 2015
 
How You Should React After the Stock Market's Recent Decline (starts at the 8 minute mark)
Jim Rounds on KTAR
July 24, 2015
 
Economist: Glendale Prime Example of City Heading in Wrong Direction
Jim Rounds in KTAR News
June 12, 2015
 
Could Arizona Making Huge Cuts to Welfare Kill the State's Economy?
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
May 20, 2015
 
ASU Economist: Eliminating Personal Income Tax In Arizona Is Possible
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
May 20, 2015
 
Mac & Gaydos Talk with Jim Rounds
Jim Rounds on KTAR
April 3, 2015
 
Business Experts Share 'Wins & Losses' on Arizona Budget
Jim Rounds in KTAR News
April 3, 2015
 
Maricopa County Population Growth No. 2 in Nation, But Far Short of Area's Historic Numbers
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
March 26, 2015
 
Arizona Business Leaders Optimistic About This Year
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
March 19, 2015
 
Apple Will Reap Tax Incentives While Creating Fewer Valley Jobs
Elliott Pollack on KJZZ
February 16, 2015
 
New Mesa Apple Facility
Elliott Pollack on Arizona Horizon
February 5, 2015
 
Sports Economics
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
January 28, 2015
 
Experts Give Insight on Aspects of Gov. Ducey's Budget
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
January 16, 2015
 
President Obama in Phoenix Talking About the Housing Recovery
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
January 8, 2015
 
The Economic Impact of Hosting the Super Bowl
Elliott Pollack on KJZZ
January 8, 2015
 
Economic Roundtable
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
December 29, 2014
 
Slow Real Estate Market Could Linger for a While
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
December 12, 2014
 
Apartment, Office Construction Soar in Metro Phoenix
Elliott Pollack on KJZZ
December 10, 2014
 
Falling Pump Prices Could Fuel Best Holiday Shopping Season in Years
Jim Rounds in KTAR News
December 10, 2014
 
Steller: Cutting AZ's Spending Won't Boost Economic Growth
Jim Rounds in Arizona Daily Star
December 6, 2014
 
Economists Forecast for 2015 Arizona Job Growth Unspectacular Because of Slack in Construction
Elliott Pollack in Fox Business
December 4, 2014
 
Experts Say 2 More Years Until Full Economic Recovery in Arizona
Elliott Pollack in ASU News
December 4, 2014
 
Arizona to See Better Growth in 2015, Experts Say
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
December 3, 2014
 
Why the Phoenix Real Estate Market is Slow, Could Stay Slow and What Needs to Change
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
December 3, 2014
 
The 2015 Arizona Economy: Driven by Demographics
Elliott Pollack at the ASU Economic Forecast Luncheon
December 3, 2014
 
Bumpy Ride: Turmoil in Housing Industry Translates into a Tepid State Economy
Jim Rounds & Elliott Pollack in Arizona Capitol Times
November 25, 2014
 
Ducey Inherits State's Withered Economy, Faltering Jobs
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
November 5, 2014
 
Real Estate Update
Elliott Pollack on Arizona Horizon
October 30, 2014
 
Economist Jim Rounds on Gubernatorial Candidates' Fiscal Plans
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
October 22, 2014
 
The Arizona Comeback? Temporary Success Yields to More Financial Turmoil
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
October 17, 2014
 
Governor Candidates Light on Details to Overcome Budget Shortfall
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
October 1, 2014
 
Is the Economy Roaring Back?
Jim Rounds on KTAR
September 26, 2014
 
Ducey, DuVal Plans Must Wait for Economy They Can't Control
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
September 22, 2014
 
Employment Rate
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
September 9, 2014
 
Arizona Could Keep Trailing the Nation's Slow Recovery
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
September 7, 2014
 
Long, Slow Climb for Arizona Economy to Reach Full Recovery
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
September 5, 2014
 
Income Tax Cuts Emerge as Key Issue in Arizona GOP Gubernatorial Race
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
June 2, 2014
 
Maricopa Voters to Decide on County Hospital Bond
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
May 30, 2014
 
Why the Economy is Growing at Such a Slow Rate
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
April 30, 2014
 
Why the Economy is Growing at Such a Slow Rate
Jim Rounds on KTAR
April 30, 2014
 
Legislative Session All About Budget and Taxes
Jim Rounds in Yuma Sun
April 24, 2014
 
Most Teams See Bigger Crowds in Spring Training
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
April 4, 2014
 
Apartment Market Faces Possible Oversupply
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
March 27, 2014
 
SB 1062 Impact
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
February 27, 2014
 
SB 1062 Impact
Jim Rounds on KTAR
February 25, 2014
 
Valley economist: 'Can't blame economy' for increase in food assistance program
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
January 29, 2014
 
5 Economists, 17 Readers Make Predictions for 2014
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
December 30, 2013
 
Economists' Roundtable
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
December 23, 2013
 
Arizona's anti-immigrant image could stall economic, real estate recovery
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
December 4, 2013
 
Another soft year projected for Arizona's economy, job market in 2014
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
December 4, 2013
 
Goodyear blindsided by Lockheed Martin's closing of plant
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
November 14, 2013
 
Economist: Sky Harbor could be left out in US Airways-American merger
Elliott Pollack on KTAR
November 13, 2013
 
World Class Arizona with Pat McMahon
Jim Rounds on KTAR
October 20, 2013
 
Westgate Visitors Weigh In On Congress
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
October 18, 2013
 
Arizonans buying cars again on recovering economy
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
October 10, 2013
 
Government Shutdown Local Impact
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
October 2, 2013
 
Urging patience
Jim Rounds in AZ Capitol Times
September 30, 2013
 
Doing no harm: Tax overhaul effort stalls over vague goals, concerns about middle class
Jim Rounds in AZ Capitol Times
September 20, 2013
 
Arizona still has huge job losses to recoup, but positive signs abound
Jim Rounds in Phoenix Business Journal
September 12, 2013
 
Solutions for Dealing with High State Unemployment
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
September 4, 2013
 
Income Tax Reform
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
August 22, 2013
 
Obama's Phoenix Trip Highlights Housing Rebound
Jim Rounds in ABC News
August 6, 2013
 
Economic Development/Site Selector
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
August 1, 2013
 
Auto Sales are Rebounding in the U.S.
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
July 2, 2013
 
Dire warnings of Prop. 100 foes didn’t come to pass
Jim Rounds in AZ Capitol Times
June 10, 2013
 
Slight growth forecast in Arizona
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
May 10, 2013
 
Economist: Immigration reform has unknown impact
Jim Rounds on KTAR
May 10, 2013
 
J.C. Scott: Arizona's economy showing signs of recovery
Jim Rounds in Tucson Sentinel
May 8, 2013
 
Measuring the impact of Arizona's recent job announcements
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
May 8, 2013
 
Rising home prices worry Phoenix economist
Jim Rounds on KTAR
May 1, 2013
 
AZ Week: Economy, Tax Revenues Slow to Grow
On Arizona Public Media
April 12, 2013
 
Plans for freight-rail yard stir debates
Rick Merritt in The Arizona Republic
April 7, 2013
 
Economist: Valley commercial real estate recovery years away
Rick Merritt on KTAR
March 13, 2013
 
Episode 112: No Recession From Fed Budget Cuts
Jim Rounds on Arizona Public Media
March 1, 2013
 
The Sequester
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
February 26, 2013
 
Economist: Sequester won't put Arizona into recession
Jim Rounds on KTAR
February 25, 2013
 
Significant economic growth on the horizon for Arizona, U.S.
Jim Rounds in Phoenix Business Journal
February 22, 2013
 
Economist gives optimistic forecast for Arizona and West Valley
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
February 22, 2013
 
Elliott Pollack uses his wit to keep real estate crowd hanging on every word
Elliott Pollack in Phoenix Business Journal
February 13, 2013
 
Arizona could hit full economic recovery in 3 years
Elliott Pollack in ASU News
December 5, 2012
 
Economists: Az recovery still a few years off
Elliott Pollack in Tucson Sentinel
December 6, 2012
 
Arizona’s economic recovery predicted as slow
Elliott Pollack in Arizona Republic
December 5, 2012
 
Study lists Arizona as destination for low-wage jobs
Jim Rounds on KTAR
October 31, 2012
 
Home prices could be on "goofy trend"
Jim Rounds in Arizona Business Gazette
October 25, 2012
 
Economist: Businesses will wait out 'screwy election cycle'
Jim Rounds in The Record-Courier
October 4, 2012
 
AZ Week: Economy Gaining, But Slowly
Jim Rounds in Arizona Public Media
October 5, 2012
 
Economists: Rise in Arizona home prices may not continue
Jim Rounds in East Valley Tribune
October 4, 2012
 
Walmart, Kohl's set to hire thousands nationally
Jim Rounds on KTAR
September 24, 2012
 
Scorching summers and the Valley's economy
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
August 16, 2012
 
Arizona's Economic Competitiveness
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
July 23, 2012
 
Summit outlines strategies to lure companies to Arizona
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
June 21, 2012
 
Arizona's Economic Competitiveness
Jim Rounds on Arizona Horizon
June 20, 2012
 
Valley has its fill of retail, office space but building continues
Jim Rounds on KTAR
June 13, 2012
 
GOP touts 2.5b in tax cuts but critics say AZ can't afford them
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
June 4, 2012
 
Economist: Arizona high tech jobs being filled
Jim Rounds on KTAR
May 31, 2012
 
Arizona continues efforts to lure high paying jobs
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
May 5, 2012
 
Gilbert economic forum emphasizes good times on the horizon
Jim Rounds in East Valley Tribune
April 17, 2012
 
Economist: Illegals leaving AZ has not yet affected economy
Jim Rounds on KTAR
April 12, 2012
 
Glendale mayor delivers annual State of the City address
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
March 15, 2012
 
Full Interview with Economist Jim Rounds
Jim Rounds on Arizona Public Media
March 9, 2012
 
Time for a break? Some economists want Arizona to slow down on new incentives
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
March 5, 2012
 
Reversing Course: Event outlining area's economic outlook draws strong crowd
Jim Rounds in the Maricopa Monitor
December 14, 2011
 
Reaching for a Better Economy
Jim Rounds in KJZZ
December 14, 2011
 
Experts: Economic recovery years away
Elliott Pollack in the AZ Daily Sun
December 8, 2011
 
Economic recovery slow in coming for Arizona
Elliott Pollack in Capitol Media Services
December 8, 2011
 
ASU Economist sees Arizona, US economy improving in 2012
ASU - Economic Forecast Luncheon
December 8, 2011
 
Economist urging Glendale to plan for better times
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
December 12, 2011
 
ASU: Economic recovery coming, albeit slowly
Elliott Pollack in The Arizona Republic
December 8, 2011
 
Forecast: Don't expect recovery till 2015
Elliott Pollack in Arizona Daily Star
December 7, 2011
 
Better, Same or Worse
Elliott Pollack on Arizona 12 News
December 7, 2011
 
Economists say full Arizona recovery is years away
ASU - Economic Forecast Luncheon
December 7, 2011
 
Demand for Phoenix warehouse space increasing
Jim Rounds on KTAR
November 28, 2011
 
Arizona tax credits rising for business
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
November 28, 2011
 
Arizonans carrying more credit card debt
Jim Rounds on KTAR
November 16, 2011
 
A Sporting Chance
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
November 2, 2011
 
School, business leaders look toward 'cliff' beyond temporary sales tax hike
Jim Rounds in East Valley Tribune
October 18, 2011
 
Ariz. Budget Picture Improves Amid Warning Signs
Jim Rounds on WNCT News
October 18, 2011
 
Arizona wages lag behind rest of nation
Jim Rounds on KTAR
October 17, 2011
 
Experts: Super Bowl helps economy only slightly
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
October 12, 2011
 
Full Interview with Economist Jim Rounds on AZ Commerce Authority
Jim Rounds on Arizona Public Media
October 1, 2011
 
Economist: Psychology of recession differs from reality
Jim Rounds in the Record-Courier
September 28, 2011
 
Arizona entity drives effort to create jobs
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
September 28, 2011
 
Keeping Rural Arizona ‘Afloat’
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
September 14, 2011
 
Loop 101 cited as pattern for Loop 303
Jim Rounds on KTAR
August 18, 2011
 
Phoenix housing recovery might take until 2016
Phoenix Business Journal
August 16, 2011
 
Consumer, investor confidence slowing Arizona’s recovery
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
August 12, 2011
 
Debt Ceiling, Stock Market Change, & Improving Economy
Jim Rounds on KJZZ
August 10, 2011
 
Economist: U.S. not headed toward double-dip recession
Jim Rounds on KTAR
August 9, 2011
 
DEBT CEILING: 'WE DODGED BULLET,' BUT ...
Jim Rounds on Arizona Public Media
August 4, 2011
 
Phasing out: Feelings mixed on demise of 2-decade old Enterprise Zone program
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
July 22, 2011
 
Valley economists mixed on possible debt ceiling fall out
Jim Rounds on KTAR
July 15, 2011
 
Phoenix big on investment housing, with many renters
Rick Merritt on KTAR
July 14, 2011
 
City of Phoenix hopes for big economic boost from All-Star Game
Jim Rounds on ABC 15
July 11, 2011
 
The Big Picture: Economic Impact of the All-Star Game
Jim Rounds on FOX 10
July 11, 2011
 
Valley economist: Jobs report no reason to panic
Jim Rounds on KTAR
July 8, 2011
 
How to save the most with your warehouse club membership
Jim Rounds on ABC 15
July 8, 2011
 
Valley economist says full recovery four years away
Jim Rounds on KTAR
July 8, 2011
 
Housing Rebound Will Come Slowly in Arizona
Jim Rounds in Arizona Week
June 3, 2011
 
Think tank picks a great time to analyze Arizona's growth issues
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
May 18, 2011
 
Gas prices expected to dip 50 cents by summer's end
Jim Rounds on KTAR
May 10, 2011
 
Economist: `Pop-up' businesses don't help economy
Jim Rounds on KTAR
April 25, 2011
 
Arizona Economy
Elliott Pollack on Horizon
April 20, 2011
 
Building the Arizona Brand
Jim Rounds in Arizona Capitol Times
April 4, 2011
 
Arizona lawmakers approve $1.1 billion in budget cuts
Jim Rounds in The Arizona Republic
April 2, 2011
 
EDPCo Economist on Employment in AZ
Jim Rounds on KJZZ: Here & Now
March 9, 2011
 
Less Dreadful Times Ahead
Jim Rounds on Arizona Week
February 11, 2011
 
Metropolitan Phoenix 2011 Market Outlook
Jim Rounds on CBRE
January 31, 2011
 
Valley economists hope to hear about less spending
Jim Rounds on KTAR
January 25, 2011
 
Creating Jobs
Jim Rounds on Here and Now
December 17, 2010
 
Collaboration key to successful economic development
Jim Rounds in AZ Republic
December 20, 2010
 
The Economy is Clearly Improving...Slowly
Elliott D. Pollack Op-ed ABC 15 News
December 5, 2010
 
47th Annual Economic Forecast Luncheon
Arizona State University
December 1, 2010
 
Arizona's "Green" Economy
Jim Rounds on PBS Horizon
November 23, 2010
 
The Economic Impact of SB1070
Jim Rounds on PBS Horizon
November 18, 2010
 
Economy in long, slow recovery, speaker says
Jim Rounds in Yuma Sun
October 23, 2010
 
Commercial real estate crisis worsening
Jim Rounds on KTAR
September 27, 2010
 
Economist: Valley housing market will stay down
Jim Rounds on KTAR
September 24, 2010
 
Could there be another global meltdown?
Jim Rounds on KTAR
September 15, 2010