Tuesday, September 14, 2010

URI Economics Professor Leonard Lardaro is sharing a glimmer of hope about improvement in the current economic conditions in Rhode Island and the changing political landscape. Release of his economic performance index resulted in several recent news reports, including the Providence Business News, the Providence Journal, WRNI National Public Radio, and an interview with WJAR's Frank Coletta (shown at left). He also was sought for comment related to the local and national political landscape and potential economic ties UPI and GoLocal Prov, among others.