Diversifying area economy counters shrinkage at Kodak

Economist Matthew Martin was asked earlier this month whether a flurry of recent hiring news meant the Rochester economy was starting to shift into a higher gear.
"If Kodak would just slow down its pace of layoffs and stabilize, there's certainly reason to think that the economy can generate some positive growth," said Martin, who follows the New York economy for the Web site Economy.com.

Source: Democrat and Chronicle


Posted: Sun - July 24, 2005 at 12:46 PM