R.I. tax revenues rise; economy ‘doing better’

September 10th, 2010 | Providence Journal

Bryant economist Edinaldo Tebaldi tells the Providence Journal that increased  tax revenue for July and August are consistent with his previous forecast for the state forecast and an encouraging sign. "But you shouldn't forget the benchmark for comparison," he added, a reference to 2009. "Last year, we were at the bottom. I mean, the economic situation was really bad."

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Keywords: College of Arts and Sciences, economic forecast, economics, Edinaldo Tebaldi, In the News, Rhode Island economy, tax revenue