Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR)

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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

Tourism is critical to rural Utah's economy

Tourism is a big part of Utah’s economy, but a new analysis shows it’s even more essential to communities in rural Utah, where a large percentage of their income is tourist-based.

Analyst Jennifer Leaver discusses her findings in the podcast below. Click here for a press release about her findings as well.


Podcast Transcript:

Eccles School: Welcome to the...

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The Policy Institute will provide data to policymakers statewide.

The University of Utah is set to announce The Policy Institute, an institution created to provide independent economic, demographic, and public policy decision support across Utah. Housed within the David Eccles School of Business, the new institute will bring together the Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR), and the Center for Public Policy & Administration (CPPA).

The institute’s mission will be to support informed decision-making that will strengthen the...

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