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Retail boosts economic recovery in Central Florida


Five years after the worst recession in a generation retail is boosting Central Florida's economy.

Economist Hank Fishkind tells 90.7's Amy Green robust tourism is driving retail in the region.

Fishkind began the conversation by explaining retail in Central Florida is thriving at a time when the sector nationwide is weak.

Amy Green covered the environment for WMFE until 2023. Her work included the 2020 podcast DRAINED.
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