San Diego Economic Roundtable, panel 1 Factors like low unemployment and an investor optimism for the future are helping to buoy the economy, speakers say.

SAN DIEGO—Despite the extended economic recovery and expansion, all indicators point to smooth sailing on the whole nationwide for the near future, and San Diego is no exception, said speakers at Thursday’s San Diego County Economic Roundtable here. The first part of the annual event, which was sponsored by the County of San Diego, the San Diego Workforce Partnership, the San Diego Union-Tribune and the University of San Diego School of Business, addressed the economic outlook, things to watch out for this year and the region’s workforce picture.