Despite those that see the rubber city differently, Ned Hill, A One-Handed Economist, believes Akron is okay as it continues to benefit from having one of the top polymer and chemical engineering schools in the University of Akron — and from its proximity to a vibrant Cleveland market.
John Augustine, chief investment officer of Huntington Bank's private client group agrees.
Now the challenge will be for Akron to build upon its successes. On that front, Hill and Augustine see a few threats, but also opportunity. Read the complete article here.