EJB analysis finds PSE&G will be economic engine for New Jersey

A new economic analysis conducted by researchers at the Bloustein School finds that from 2011 to 2021,Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) investments in New Jersey’s electric transmission network will be a powerful stimulant of the state’s economy. The report, released today, concludes the company’s 10-year, $8.1 billion transmission investment program will support 6,000 jobs annually — […]

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Spring R/ECON forecast: New Jersey’s recovery still trails nation’s

While New Jersey is on pace to add 48,600 nonagricultural jobs in 2013, that figure is 0.1 percent lower than last year’s total (49,100) and helps to explain while the state’s recovery rate is slower than the nation’s. “Although our economy has improved the past two years, the speed of recovery in New Jersey has […]

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2013 R/ECON Spring Conference to be held April 19; LaRossa, Strauss-Wieder to be guest speakers

The Bloustein School will hold the 2013 Rutgers Economic Advisory Service(R/ECON™)  Spring Conference, “Superstorm Sandy: Unanticipated Realities and Post-Surge Responses,” on Friday, April 19, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Special Events Forum, 33 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ on the campus of Rutgers University. The conference will give special focus to the true story of the superstorm in […]

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