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Inside the Plan to Fix San Diego's Hourglass Economy

Andrew Keatts, VOICE OF SAN DIEGO

Monday, December 16, 2013

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The manufacturing and innovation sector produces $15 billion annually to the region’s $186 billion economy, according to a study from the National University System for Policy Research. The plan’s objectives for the sector: increase jobs in manufacturing and production – especially those linked to local research – the taxable sales of manufacturing plants and employment in high-tech companies (especially downtown).