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Arizona Business Report

Airs Fridays on NPR 89.1

AZPM's Zac Ziegler and Inside Tucson Business Editor David Rupkalvis break down the latest business news in Tucson and southern Arizona.
Arizona Unemployment Hits 9-Year Low: 4.8%

Arizona Unemployment Hits 9-Year Low: 4.8%

January 19, 2017 Statistics show strong signs of economic growth in the state.
Mortgage Rates on the Rise in Southern Arizona

Mortgage Rates on the Rise in Southern Arizona

January 12, 2017 Realtors association says average home payments are 8.9 percent higher than in October.
Wish List for State Business Leaders: Education, Roads

Wish List for State Business Leaders: Education, Roads

January 6, 2017 Also: Less regulation, expanded Arizona-Mexico trade, ballot initiative reform.
Year-end: 2016 Kick-Started Tucson's Economic Rebound

Year-end: 2016 Kick-Started Tucson's Economic Rebound

December 30, 2016 Dropping unemployment, new employers, and a growing downtown.
Brick-Mortar Stores Still Busy in Age of Internet Shopping

Brick-Mortar Stores Still Busy in Age of Internet Shopping

December 23, 2016 Retail shops see rush once it's too late for delivery of online shopping orders.
Economists Predict Strong Year Ahead for Tucson, Nation

Economists Predict Strong Year Ahead for Tucson, Nation

December 16, 2016 Tucson poised for growth behind increased federal spending, population growth.
Will Prop 206 Boost or Bust Arizona Job Market?

Will Prop 206 Boost or Bust Arizona Job Market?

September 26, 2016 Proponents say current minimum is unlivable; opponents call 206 a job killer.
Training Tucson's Next Generation of Leaders

Training Tucson's Next Generation of Leaders

September 2, 2016 Greater Tucson Leadership focuses on ensuring they are up for the job.
Trade Between Arizona and Mexico Continues to Grow

Trade Between Arizona and Mexico Continues to Grow

August 12, 2016 Imports, exports and tourism flow across the border and build the local economy.
Pro, Con Arguments on $12 an Hour Minimum Wage Proposal

Pro, Con Arguments on $12 an Hour Minimum Wage Proposal

July 22, 2016 Proposition headed to November ballot would raise minimum wage to $12 in 2020.
Local Entrepreneurs Learn From Failures

Local Entrepreneurs Learn From Failures

July 15, 2016 Event allows people to share business failures and what they took away from them.
Tucson's Commercial Real Estate Market a 'Mixed Bag'

Tucson's Commercial Real Estate Market a 'Mixed Bag'

July 1, 2016 Market expert thinks some parts are growing strong while other parts are still behind.

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Zac Ziegler

About the Show

Stay on top of the latest business headlines in Tucson and southern Arizona. Reporter Zac Ziegler brings you in-depth news and analysis.

The Arizona Business Report airs Fridays on NPR 89.1 and is also available online through the business news section of news.azpm.org.

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