Wall and Main: Can Worcester catch up with state, nation?

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The Massachusetts economy grew faster than the nation’s in 2015, the most recent year for which statistics were available as of December. Unfortunately, Worcester’s growth lagged the state’s and the nation’s.

The Worcester Regional Research Bureau urges local policymakers to continue real estate development, among other remedies. Will those investments will yield faster growth? I think they will if more locally educated talent builds companies here.

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