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Thursday, November 8, 2012

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Although there were widespread projections for economic momentum to be building and more vigorous recovery being evident at the beginning of the year, I was skeptical. Among eight local economists asked if the economy would improve in 2012, I was the only one to project a slowing economy. At the end of last year, I also called our forecast for San Diego's economy in 2012 to be "A Year to Muddle Through"
Kelly Cunningham is an economist and senior fellow with the National University System Institute for Policy Research.