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8/28/2015 General

Report: Economy Improvements, Increased Investments Predicted

REPORT: ECONOMY IMPROVEMENTS, INCREASED INVESTMENTS PREDICTED

According to the Third Quarter 2015 Horizon Council FGCU Lee County Executive Business Climate Survey, 74 percent of executives say current economic conditions have improved over last year, and the same percentage of executives say they expect the economy to improve over the next year. Sixty-eight percent of companies expect to increase investment next year and none expect to reduce investment levels; 57 percent of executives expect to increase employment at their companies during the next year and only one percent of executives expect to reduce employment. To view the survey, visit http://www.fgcu.edu/cob/reri/ .