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An Economic Forecast For Idaho's Coming Year And Decade

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Ten years ago, the global economy was in the depths of the financial crisis and investors had just finished posting negative returns for the decade. This scared many people. But if you stayed in the market, your return was more than 250% or 13.5% per year. So, ten years later as we are weeks into a new year and a new decade, what does the financial outlook look like for 2020?

Joining Idaho Matters is Boise-native Jason Norris, executive vice president of research for the financial advisory firm Ferguson Wellman.

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Gemma is the host of Idaho Matters, Boise State Public Radio's daily show which broadcasts live Monday-Friday at noon. She is an award-winning journalist and has spent the majority of her broadcasting career in Idaho. Gemma was a television news anchor and reporter in Boise for close to 15 years. She came to Boise in 1999 to start Fox 12.