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Bayou Business Download: Houston's GDP Growth and What it Tells Us About our Economy

Published Feb 08, 2021 by A.J. Mistretta


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In this episode of Bayou Business Download, we talk about gross domestic product or GDP. What is it and what do the latest figures on Houston’s GDP tell us about the trajectory of the local economy? To break it all down, we're joined once again by Patrick Jankowski, senior vice president of Research at the Partnership. 

This episode covers: 

  • The basics of GDP and what it conveys about the health of a particular economy. 
  • When the most recent numbers were collected. 
  • How Houston's economy measures up against other major U.S. metros. 
  • Surprises in the new figures. 
  • What the 2020 GDP figures are likely to show. 

 

This is a podcast from the Greater Houston Partnership where we dive into the data and analytics influencing the region’s economy.

 

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