Bay Watch: What Connecticut Can Learn From Massachusetts's Job Growth

Jan 5, 2017

Labor pains and lessons from the north.

As Connecticut comes to terms with recent job loss, Massachusetts emerges as a regional leader in statewide job recovery. This hour, we explore the latest job market trends and find out what Connecticut stands to learn from the Bay State. 

Are you a Connecticut or Massachusetts resident? What questions or concerns do you have about the economy where you live?


  • Nick Perna - Economic advisor to Webster Bank
  • Alan Clayton-Matthews - Economist at Northeastern University
  • Mara Lee - Covers the economy, small business, insurance, and labor for the Hartford Courant's business desk

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Chion Wolf contributed to this show, which originally aired on December 1, 2016.