BAY AREA BUSINESS STRONG BUT WITH SERIOUS

ECONOMY

Report finds Bay Area business strong but with serious needs

San Francisco Business Times

Date: Monday, March 19, 2012, 7:04am PDT

The Bay Area continues to be a center of innovation, venture capital, productivity and growth. But it could all come crashing down if many of the area’s deepening underlying problems are not addressed, according to a study released by the Bay Area Council Economic Institute.

The study, conducted with Latest from The Business JournalsFollow this company , concluded that the Bay Area economy continues to display a remarkable resilience and innovativeness.

Among the study’s other findings:

But major problems face the region, the report found.

Consider: