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The computer and electronic products subsector
is the state’s largest exporter in terms of value of
goods sold to other countries.
Since peaking at the beginning of 2001, Colorado
has lost more than half of its jobs in the subsector.
Thus, the expansion and job growth that began
in the middle of 2010 has been one of the bright
spots in Colorado’s economy. The subsector added
800 jobs in 2011, a 3.5% gain. The increase has
been driven by a rebound in economic activity
worldwide, and Colorado companies have found
ways to compete with producers overseas. Business
investment in technology has been strong as firms
have endeavored to become more efficient in the
current economic climate. In addition, continued
expansion of internet usage and solid consumer 2012 Colorado Business Economic Outlook demand for new and innovative electronic devices
has helped bolster the industry. an $80 million NASA contract to develop a low
orbit commercial aircraft called Dream Chaser. However, slowing economic activity and heightened uncertainty has b...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.
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