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Fishkind Conversations: A surprise batch of good economic news

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Hank Fishkind. Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE

Economics is often referred to as the dismal science, and since the start of the pandemic it’s been more dismal than usual.

But economic analyst Hank Fishkind says a handful of new financial reports and developments are giving Central Floridians reason for optimism as we head into 2022.

Fishkind tells WMFE’s Nicole Darden Creston that the good news starts with the October jobs report and what it reflects for our tourism-based economy.

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Nicole Darden Creston

About Nicole Darden Creston

All Things Considered Host and Reporter

Nicole came to Central Florida to attend Rollins College and started working for Orlando’s ABC News Radio affiliate shortly after graduation. She joined WMFE in 2010. As a field reporter, news anchor and radio show host in the City Beautiful, she has covered everything from local arts to national elections, from ... Read Full Bio »