Years of writing negative things about the New Mexico economy have gotten tedious.
Maybe I’m hallucinating, but I see a few items suggesting some economic green shoots.
I’m sure that our eventual recovery will resemble my tomatoes this year — small and slow. That’s because we’ve been so far down so long and because the creaky national economy is our biggest economic driver.
State jobs figures, due today, could place all my optimism in the delusion file. (Seewww.dws.state.nm.us .)
Still … Some people want to be optimistic about the reported Albuquerque appearance, set for next year, of Dick’s Sporting Goods, the nation’s largest such firm.