Notice: This was a prerecorded show which was not played on Aug. 29th, 2015. The information shared by Dr. Hodges is an invaluable tool for the businesses and residents of Whatcom County. I want to personally thank Dr. Hodges for speaking candidly about this sensitive subject and ask the listeners to share the information Dr. Hodges has graciously given. The key to economic health and vitality is economic diversity. ~ Kris Halterman
Host Kris Halterman interviews Dr. Hart Hodges, Assoc. Professor of Economics and Director for the Center on Economic and Business Research, at Western Washington University. Today’s discussion is about: the local, state and national economy, how Whatcom County stacks up to the rest of the State, and which economic sectors contribute substantially to the local economy.
“Economics is the study of how individuals and groups make decisions with limited resources as to best satisfy their wants, needs, and desires”.Podcast