Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this article gave an incorrect location for ASU’s Health Futures Center. It will be housed in a new building next to Mayo Clinic’s Phoenix campus.
Phoenix recovered more slowly than the rest of the nation after the Great Recession, taking years to recoup lost jobs.
But this time around, the region might see faster recovery from the COVID-19 recession.
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One big reason is the city’s changing economic landscape, which has begun to rely less on construction and focus increasingly on sectors like health care and bioscience.
Those industries are more resilient in the face of economic changes, said