doug buchanan

10:00 We're bombarded with facts and figures telling us how much our country produces, how many people are unemployed and where inflation stands. But how many of us know the real impact these numbers have on our lives? This hour we'll talk about the need for personal--not national--economic indicators, and how local data is the next big thing. Guests

10:00 We're bombarded with facts and figures telling us how much our country produces, how many people are unemployed and where inflation stands. But how many of us know the real impact these numbers have on our lives? This hour we'll talk about the need for personal--not national--economic indicators, and how local data is the next big thing. Guests

Job Creation and Higher Ed

Jan 28, 2014

10:00 Time was when a high school education could get an Ohioan a pretty good job in a factory, or working in a mine. But some point to the new "knowledge economy" as a sign we need to invest more in colleges and universities. Ohio's job creation numbers are some of the lowest in the nation, and this hour we'll discuss the link between jobs and higher ed. Guests

Economic Forecast for 2013

Jan 23, 2013

10:00 Economic forecasters are in debate over the forecast for 2013; some say it's good news while others say it's bad. On this hour, we'll talk about the national and local economic forecast for 2013 with a few economy buffs. Guests

  • Bill LaFayette, Owner of Regionomics, LLC
  • Doug Buchanan, Managing Editor for Columbus Business First

11:00 The number of job openings is at a four-year high, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. On this segment, we'll talk about where they are and how you can find them. Guests

Ohios Economic Outlook

Mar 12, 2012

10:00 Signs of economic recovery just keep coming as the U.S. added 227,000 jobs in February. But is the national economy really improving? Or is this just a quick upswing? And what’s the economic outlook for central Ohio? On this hour of "All Sides," we're covering the economic outlook. Guests

10:00 Regionomics, LCC released its annual Economic Forecast today that shows the Columbus economy continuing on a slow path to recovery. What is in store for the area's economy during the new year? Guests

Economic Conditions in Columbus

May 24, 2010

An in-depth look at the state of the Columbus economy, with Business First Columbus reporter Doug Buchanan, Columbus Chamber of Commerce economist Bill Lafayette and Columbus Board of Realtors president Sue Lusk-Gleich.