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  • Marin Civic Center

    Marin census data show population growth rebounding

    From July 1, 2012, to July 1, 2013, Marin's population increased by 2,524 residents, from 255,841 to 258,365, according to the Census Bureau. That growth rate of 1 percent might not seem like much, but it far outstripped the county's population growth from July 1, 2011, to July 1, 2012, which was a mere 589 souls.

  • ssu

    Financial Yoga for College Grads: Get Over Your Fears, Increase Your Tech Skills

    A blogger from US News and World reports asked for some advice from a wise financial soul to help college grads who are looking for work or just landed their first job. SSU Economics Chair Robert Eyler had some compelling thoughts about living without a paycheck or on a pretty slim one for those first entering the world of work.

  • Napa employment

    Napa County unemployment rate drops in May to 4.5 percent

    “Napa is a great story to tell about the North Bay and the emergence from the recession,” said Robert Eyler, professor of Economics and director of the Center for Regional Economic Analysis at Sonoma State University. A primarily agricultural-based economy with less than 5 percent unemployment is “outstanding,” said the economist. “It tells you that Napa has been making the correct planning decisions to push hospitality and the winery element.”

  • Napa employment

    Marin’s unemployment rate drops to lowest level since 2008

    Robert Eyler, CEO of the Marin Economic Forum and a professor at Sonoma State University, says Marin's jobless numbers are returning to levels just before the Great Recession.

  • San Rafael

    Biotech incubator Sanovas relocates to San Rafael with plans to expand

    Marin Economic Forum CEO Dr. Robert Eyler said Sanovas' growth dovetails nicely with Marin County's aspiration to become a major center of biotechnology growth. "If they even get one success, that is a great shot in the arm for sure."

  • Napa

    Napa County foreclosures cut in half in 2013

    The number of Napa County homes lost to foreclosure in 2013 fell to the lowest level in seven years, “This is not a Napa Valley-specific result,” said Dr. Robert Eyler. “This is happening throughout the state of California and North Bay.”

Marin Civic Center

Marin census data show population growth rebounding

July 1, 2014

From July 1, 2012, to July 1, 2013, Marin’s population increased by 2,524 residents, from 255,841 to 258,365, according to the Census Bureau. That growth rate of 1 percent might not seem like much, but it far outstripped the county’s population growth from July 1, 2011, to July 1, 2012, which was a mere 589 souls.

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ssu

Financial Yoga for College Grads: Get Over Your Fears, Increase Your Tech Skills

July 1, 2014

A blogger from US News and World reports asked for some advice from a wise financial soul to help college grads who are looking for work or just landed their first job. SSU Economics Chair Robert Eyler had some compelling thoughts about living without a paycheck or on a pretty slim one for those first entering the world of work.

Full Story »

Napa employment

Napa County unemployment rate drops in May to 4.5 percent

June 20, 2014

“Napa is a great story to tell about the North Bay and the emergence from the recession,” said Robert Eyler, professor of Economics and director of the Center for Regional Economic Analysis at Sonoma State University. A primarily agricultural-based economy with less than 5 percent unemployment is “outstanding,” said the economist. “It tells you that Napa has been making the correct planning decisions to push hospitality and the winery element.”

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Napa employment

Marin’s unemployment rate drops to lowest level since 2008

May 17, 2014

Robert Eyler, CEO of the Marin Economic Forum and a professor at Sonoma State University, says Marin’s jobless numbers are returning to levels just before the Great Recession.

Full Story »

San Rafael

Biotech incubator Sanovas relocates to San Rafael with plans to expand

April 21, 2014

Marin Economic Forum CEO Dr. Robert Eyler said Sanovas’ growth dovetails nicely with Marin County’s aspiration to become a major center of biotechnology growth. “If they even get one success, that is a great shot in the arm for sure.”

Full Story »

Napa

Napa County foreclosures cut in half in 2013

April 6, 2014

The number of Napa County homes lost to foreclosure in 2013 fell to the lowest level in seven years, “This is not a Napa Valley-specific result,” said Dr. Robert Eyler. “This is happening throughout the state of California and North Bay.”

Full Story »