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Housing Affordability in Pima County – Rent vs. Own
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Jennifer PullenResearch EconomistMore than 1/3 of households in Pima County were housing cost burdened in 2013. When households are broken down by...
Arizona’s 30-Year Outlook: Bigger, Richer….Slower Third Quarter 2015 Forecast Update By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.
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By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.Director and Research Professor, EBRCArizona grew much faster than the nation during the 30 years before the Great...
Arizona flag and veterans

by Valorie Hanni RiceSenior Specialist, Business InformationThe Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the annual Employment Situation for Veterans 2014 report this...
vote with your feet

George W. Hammond, Ph.D.Director and Research Professor, EBRCLocation plays an important role in our lives. Just ask your friends in the Northeast...
auto workers welding Mexico

by Vera Pavlakovich-Kochi, Ph.D.Senior Regional Scientist and Associate Professor of GeographyIn 2006, the Mexican government merged two existing programs designed to promote exports,...
Median Wage for All Occupations (2013)
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Tucson’s median wage for all occupations was $32,490 in 2013, which ranked above only San Antonio and El Paso, among the 12 western Metropolitan...
Marshall Vest Honored with Thayne Robson Award
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The Association for University Business and Economic Research (AUBER) honored legendary former director of the University of Arizona’s Economic and Business Research Center (EBRC),...
EBRC's Heather Peterson accept's AUBER Award for Excellence in Electronic Publications for Arizona's Economy, October 2014
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EBRC Research Specialist Heather Peterson Accepts AUBER Award for Excellence in Electronic Publications for Arizona's Economy from Eric Thompson and James Kleckley, Current and...
Battling Headwinds: Arizona’s Economy Struggles Upward
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By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.EBRC Director and Eller Research ProfessorThe Arizona economy continues to expand at a slow pace. For instance, employment...

By Valorie Rice,EBRC Senior Business Information SpecialistComments and a correction: Please note, this article, originally published  September 19, 2014, has...