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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...
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Alberta H. Charney, Ph.D., Senior Research EconomistJune 5, 2014Contents:IntroductionA Deceiving Trend in Total Nominal Taxable SalesSales Tax...
Clearing, but Still a Bit Cloudy: Second Quarter 2014 Arizona Forecast Update
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By George W. Hammond, Ph.D.EBRC Director and Eller Research ProfessorJune 1, 2014According to the...
The Fresh Produce Industry in Nogales, Arizona: Economic Impacts and Challenges

By Vera Pavlakovich-Kochi, Ph.D.* and Gary D. Thompson, Ph.D.** December 1, 2013 An Industry with a Long Tradition In a recent study funded...
Cluster Presence: How Does Metro Tucson Compare? - aerial downtown Tucson, Arizona
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By Marshall J. Vest, EBR Director (retired)  Metro Tucson has a significant presence in 11 nationally identified “traded” sub-clusters.  Clusters...
Arizona’s General Fund Operating Expenditure Trends - 1979 - 2013
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By Alberta H. Charney, Ph.D. Senior Research Economist November 1, 2013 Introduction Priorities, attitudes, politics and available public funding all influence both the...