Center for Business and Economic Research - Ball State University

Projects and Publications with Ball State Center for Business and Economic Research

August 13, 2020 Manufacturing Scorecard 2020
July 9, 2020 How Many School-Age Children Lack Internet Access in Indiana?
July 7, 2020 Economic Effects of the Changing Energy Mix in Indiana
June 10, 2020 COVID-19 Effects on Indiana’s State and Local Taxes
April 9, 2020 Preliminary Fiscal Effects of COVID-19 on Indiana’s Local Tax Revenues
March 19, 2020 What Will the Next Three Months Look Like? Simulating the Impact of Social Distancing on GDP and Employment
March 13, 2020 Occupational Exposure to Social Distancing: A Preliminary Analysis Using O*NET Data
December 17, 2019 Do Indiana Residents Spend Too Much on Healthcare?
December 11, 2019 The 2020 Economic Forecast for the United States, Midwest, and East Central Indiana
November 21, 2019 The Use of GDP Data to Analyze Economic Development Priorities
September 25, 2019 Indiana Has a Monopoly Problem in Healthcare; Preliminary evidence and recommendations
July 31, 2019 Manufacturing Scorecard 2019
May 13, 2019 Immigration Effects: Regions 1-6
May 13, 2019 Immigration Effects: Regions 7-12
May 10, 2019 Community Asset Inventory and Rankings: Changes in Indiana Counties
February 6, 2019 Economic Considerations for Indiana's Housing Markets
December 12, 2018 Indiana Economic Outlook: The 2019 Forecast
June 21, 2018 Selected Tariff Effects on Indiana
February 27, 2018 Population Decline in Muncie Is Accelerating
December 11, 2017 Regional Cities Initiative: Preliminary Economic Impacts
December 7, 2017 Indiana Economic Outlook for 2018
October 5, 2017 Assessing E-Readiness and the Human Development & Technology Index
October 2, 2017 The Economic Impact of Ball State University
September 8, 2017 Hurricane Harvey: Preliminary Estimates of Commercial and Public Sector Damages on the Houston Metropolitan Area
June 19, 2017 How Vulnerable Are American Communities to Automation, Trade, & Urbanization?
March 16, 2017 A Brief Review of School Financing, Performance, & Enrollment in Delaware Co., IN
March 8, 2017 The Relationship Between Educational Attainment & Wages
February 13, 2017 Arithmetic and the ITIF Manufacturing Study
December 8, 2016 Indiana Healthy, Wealthy, Wise Index
December 5, 2016 Indiana Economic Outlook 2017
June 20, 2016 Why Have Local Economic Development Efforts Been So Disappointing?
May 16, 2016 Attracting Jobs or Attracting People? A Microsimulation of the Local Tax Revenue Impacts of New Businesses and Households on Hoosier Communities
February 18, 2016 Indiana's Tourism Industry: Trends Over the Last Decade
February 15, 2016 Gasoline Taxes: Some History and Analysis
January 29, 2016 The Fiscal Impact of Tax Increment Financing in Indiana
January 21, 2016 What Comes First, People or Jobs: Evidence and Lessons for Indiana
December 7, 2015 INDIANA ECONOMIC OUTLOOK: A Long-Term Forecast for the United States & Indiana, 2016-2030
October 26, 2015 Indiana’s Demand & Supply Issues for K-12 Educators
October 5, 2015 The Human Development Index of Indiana Counties: A Policy Perspective
September 29, 2015 What Do Ancient Cities & an Obscure Mathematical Law Tell Us About Indiana's Regional Cities?
June 12, 2015 Forecast Memorandum: What Happened to Indiana GDP in 2014?
March 5, 2015 Mounds Lake Reservoir Project Peer Review
February 18, 2015 Distributed Generation in Indiana: A Preliminary Policy Discussion
February 4, 2015 Regional Cities, Small Towns, and Rural Places: Policy Issues for Indiana
January 28, 2015 Some Economic Effects of Tax Increment Financing in Indiana
December 4, 2014 Indiana Economic Outlook 2015 Forecast: East Central Indiana
September 16, 2014 Why Tax Incentives Don't Work: The Altered Landscape of Local Economic Development
June 25, 2014 Tax Simplicity and a Sound Tax System in Indiana
June 25, 2014 A Brief Examination of Tax Incentive Research
May 20, 2014 How Real Is the STEM Shortage in Indiana?
April 25, 2014 Individual Market Premium Variations Under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Evidence from Indiana
February 7, 2014 School Corporation Size and the Cost of Education
January 23, 2014 Regional Cities Initiative Testimony
December 10, 2013 Indiana Economic Outlook 2014
December 5, 2013 Local Tax Abatement
October 1, 2013 Forecast Update Oct. 1, 2013: The Economic Effect of the Government Shutdown
August 14, 2013 The Causes of State Differences in Per Capita Income: How Does Indiana Fare?
May 31, 2013 The Future of State and Local Economic Development Policy
May 8, 2013 Mid-Year Forecast Update
May 8, 2013 The Impact of Property Tax Rate Caps on Local Property Tax Revenue
March 11, 2013 Which Hoosier Occupations May Suffer from a Skills Gap?
March 11, 2013 Labor Markets After the Great Recession: Unemployment and Policy for Indiana
February 25, 2013 Indiana Migration Flows: An Analysis of IRS Data
January 30, 2013 Forecast Update: January 2013
December 13, 2012 Economic Forecast for 2013
November 30, 2012 A Preliminary Snapshot of the Fiscal Cliff Impact in Indiana
November 19, 2012 2012 Holiday Retail Sales Forecast
October 22, 2012 Manufacturing Trends: Elkhart County, Indiana
September 13, 2012 The Relative Tax Burden on Indiana's Business: A Micro-Simulation of State Tax Liabilities
September 10, 2012 Summary of Testimony: Extended Unemployment
June 1, 2012 Economic Forecast Update: June 1, 2012
May 10, 2012 Forecast Update: May 10, 2012
March 3, 2012 Special Districts and Local Government Reform
March 1, 2012 Gasoline Prices: An Update
January 19, 2012 The Effect of State-Level Add-On Legislation to the Federal New Market Tax Credit Program
December 14, 2011 Right-to-Work Legislation and the Manufacturing Sector
October 3, 2011 Re-Issued: The Economic Impact of the Super Bowl in Indianapolis
September 28, 2011 2011 Holiday Retail Sales Forecast
September 12, 2011 An Analysis of the Short Run Effects of the American Jobs Act
August 25, 2011 Manufacturing Trends: Delaware County, Ind. 1969-2009
August 25, 2011 Manufacturing Trends: Madison County, Ind., 1973-2009
July 6, 2011 Educational Attainment in Indiana
May 26, 2011 An Examination of Turkey
May 12, 2011 Preliminary Flood Damage Estimates for the Memphis, Tennessee, MSA
May 10, 2011 U.S. Export Adaptability at the State Level
March 18, 2011 Local Option Income Taxes in Indiana
February 3, 2011 A Preliminary Discussion of Ice Storm Damages for Indiana
January 18, 2011 The Effects of Higher Fuel Prices on Indiana's Economy
November 3, 2010 The 2010 Holiday Retail Sales Forecast
August 19, 2010 Indiana's Manufacturing Employment Trends
June 16, 2010 Wind Energy: A National Perspective
February 25, 2010 The Economic Effects of Indiana's Property Tax Rate Limits
February 3, 2010 Who Lost Jobs When the Minimum Wage Rose?
January 7, 2010 Trends in Employment and Earnings in Delaware County
November 4, 2009 A Forecasting Mea Culpa - Maybe?
November 3, 2009 The 2009 Holiday Retail Sales Forecast
November 2, 2009 Some Preliminary Evaluation of the Cash for Clunkers Program
January 29, 2009 Local Government Reform in Indiana
January 6, 2009 Understanding the Sub-Prime Markets - A Narrative
September 24, 2008 Understanding Regional Poverty: What Is Poverty?
September 24, 2008 Did the Increase in Minimum Wage Cause Our Unemployment Rate to Rise?
June 16, 2008 Preliminary Flood Damage Estimates for Iowa
June 10, 2008 Preliminary Flood Damage Assessments: Indiana Flood of 2008
December 3, 2007 Labor Market Forecasts
April 2, 1994 Indiana Manufacturing Productivity: The Midwest's Best Kept Secret
July 1, 1984 Economic Impact of Ball State University on Muncie and Delaware County