Economists: Region, state likely to see slow but steady growth
Havre Daily News/Tim Leeds
Patrick Barkey, director of the University of Montana's Bureau of Business and Economic Research, makes a point during the bureau's economic outlook seminar in Havre Wednesday.
Economists told an audience in Havre Wednesday that they expect to see growth — not rapid growth, but accelerating as the years go by — in Montana in general and specifically in north-central Montana, as the nation continues to recover from the Great Recession.
"We expected Montana to outperform the (United States) — the U. S. growth expectations are not very high, either,...