News and links about Lake Charles with a focus on Contraband Pointe.

Thumbprint of Louisiana Economic Forecast 2023-2024 Cover PageFor years, Loren C. Scott, Professor Emeritus in Economics at Louisiana State University, has been considered the go-to economist for this region and beyond. 

Scott's Annual Louisiana Economic Forecast is quoted extensively. 

To review his October 2022 report for 2023-2024 simply click on the front cover provided here.
Informative research specific to Southwest Louisiana starts on page 72.