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San Diegans flee costs, joblessness

Data suggest more families left for other states than arrived in 2013

Dan McSwain, U-T SAN DIEGO

Saturday, January 11, 2014

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“We’re an expensive place to live and do business,” said Kelly Cunningham, chief economist at National University’s Institute for Policy Research. “We’re still seeing an exodus of middle-wage workers (who) can’t find jobs or can’t afford to live here.”