Local Economic Index Rises Slightly; Outlook Positive

San Diego Business Journal -- An index measuring San Diego’s economy edged up a tenth of a point in November, its 11th rise in the last 13 months.

The USD Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate’s Index of Leading Economic Indicators for San Diego County increased to 122.8, up 6.6 points from November 2011.

While the increase was modest, it was still positive and the outlook for the local economy in 2013 is for positive growth, said Alan Gin, the USD economics professor who compiles the data for the index. (Full Story)