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Since Great Recession, Miami area saw a jobs recovery driven by a service economy, study says

Mar 02, 2017 - The Miami Herald

As it climbs out of the Great Recession, the Miami metropolitan area ranks in the top quarter of 100 metro areas for economic growth, but falls to the bottom third for prosperity, according to a new study released by Brookings Institute on Thursday.

Brookings' Metropolitan Policy Program released its 2017 Metro Monitor, an annual update to the program's signature economic benchmarking tool. The report measures and ranks the performance of the nation's 100 largest metropolitan economies in ...