Nebraska Businesses and Consumers Remain Confident

Nebraska Businesses and Consumers Remain Confident

Nebraska businesses and consumers remain confident in the latest survey by the UNL Bureau of Business Research.

Bureau of Business Research Director Eric Thompson tells KLIN News that will contribute to economic growth in Nebraska over the next six months.

Thompson says that health care costs are a common concern of Nebraska households. Eighteen percent of responding households indicate their top financial issue is health care costs while 16 percent mention the general cost of living.

Businesses are concerned about finding labor. Twenty-seven percent of responsing businesses indicate that the quality and availability of labor is their top business issue.