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Hawaii Economy

 Abercrombie: Hawaii Construction Jobs Grew at 2nd Highest Rate in Nation

 Abercrombie: Hawaii Construction Jobs Grew at 2nd Highest Rate in Nation

Updated Governor says capital projects have spurred job growth over past year.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

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Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.

Successes and Missteps of Government in Hawaii

Looking back in history offers insight into decisions that hampered Hawaii’s economic prosperity.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

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Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.
Extended Unemployment Checks Could Run Out for 17,600 in Hawaii

Extended Unemployment Checks Could Run Out for 17,600 in Hawaii

UPDATED Congress is debating whether to again extend benefits for jobseekers.
Young Hawaii Veterans Face Post-Iraq Joblessness

Young Hawaii Veterans Face Post-Iraq Joblessness

For many new veterans the end of the Iraq war raises new questions about the future.
Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 12-Dec. 18

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 12-Dec. 18

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.
Economists: Asia-Pacific Recovery Good News for Hawaii Tourism

Economists: Asia-Pacific Recovery Good News for Hawaii Tourism

Visitors from Asia-Pacific region will be older and richer in coming years.

Potemkin Village, Hawaiian Style?

Efforts to portray Hawaii as a good place to do business are window dressing on bleak economic climate.
Tom Donohue: Hawaii ‘Great Place’ To Do Biz

Tom Donohue: Hawaii ‘Great Place’ To Do Biz

U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO says investors need to take long view on state.
Hawaii Economy