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Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
Economic Club of Utah
Utah Construction Database
Utah Economic and Business Review

Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice

 

Over the last three years the Bureau of Economic and Business Research, University of Utah has participated in the HUD Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant. This grant was awarded to Salt Lake County, Division of Community Resources and Development in 2011. The role of the Bureau of Economic and Business Research was to prepare a Regional Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice for the Wasatch Front. Read the full report here

 

Economic Club of Utah

The David Eccles School of Business is pleased to initiate The Economic Club of Utah – a forum to share research, data and analysis important to the success of the Utah economy. Like the economic clubs of Chicago, New York and Washington D.C., The Economic Club of Utah will bring together leading economists and business leaders and cultivate the next generation of economic and civic leadership. The Economic Club of Utah will be statewide and replace and expand what was previously known as the Wasatch Front Economic Forum.

Utah Construction Database

The Utah Construction Database is an interactive database of permit-authorized construction in Utah cities and counties. Read the report here

Utah Economic and Business Review

 

The Utah Economic and Business Review is published four times per year. Each issue features one or more articles dealing with contemporary trends and developments relating to the Utah economy. The Utah Economic and Business Review is mailed free to subscribers in the United States; outside the U.S. contact BEBR for subscription information.

BEBR News

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The David Eccles School of Business is pleased to announce the appointment of James A. Wood as the Ivory-Boyer Senior Fellow at The Policy Institute at the University of Utah. In this role Mr. Wood will specialize in research, analysis and commentary on the housing, construction and real estate industries, as well as the Utah economy. He will provide research expertise for the Ivory-Boyer Real Estate Center within the Eccles School and continue to serve in a leadership role at The Policy Institute....

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Utah's minority population is contributing to the state's growth and youthfulness

An analysis of these data has been prepared by members of the Demographics Team in the Bureau of Business and Economic Research.

Population estimates released today by the United States Census Bureau show that nearly four out of every 10 new Utah residents in the past year are racial or ethnic minorities, a continuation of recent trends.

The wave of diversity is a generational shift. This is...

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