Comments for: Portland area now accounts for most of state’s economy. What happens to the rest of Maine?

Posted Nov. 23, 2012, at 12:54 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 23, 2012, at 5:33 p.m.

The economic shift to Maine’s south has become so pronounced during the last decade that Greater Portland now generates more than half the state’s economic output and one-third of its jobs, as the economies of other Maine cities have been relatively flat and rural regions decline. While conceding Portland’s geographic …

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