The State of the Region: Hampton Roads 2012
We continue to do better than the nation, but our regional economic recovery has been slow. The port, regional tourism and residential housing have yet to regain the ground they lost during the recession and the outlook for defense spending is hazardous.
Regional Studies Institute, Old Dominion University, "Part 1: Gathering Steam: The Regional Economy Recovers (Slowly)" (2012). State of the Region Reports: Hampton Roads. 53.