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City Inside/Out: Host of challenges face Seattle in its economic recovery
City Inside/Out: Economic Recovery: What’s Next?
11/5/202129:20

As the region tries to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses are facing many challenges, from hiring workers to global supply chain issues. Locally, the problem is compounded by the lack of affordable housing and childcare help. We hear why Seattle may take longer than expected to make a robust economic recovery.

Guests:

Anthony Anton, President & CEO, WA Hospitality Association

Rachel Smith, President & CEO, Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce  

Jeff Swanson, General Manager, West Seattle Bowl  

Jake Vigdor, Economist & Professor, UW Evans School of Public Policy & Governance  

April Sims, Secretary Treasurer, WA State Labor Council, AFL-CIO  

Efrem Fesaha, Founder & CEO, Boon Boona Coffee

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