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Anderson Economic Group Publishes New State Economic Handbook

For Immediate Release
Contact: Scott D. Watkins, Anderson Economic Group, LLC

Anderson Economic Group Publishes State Economic Handbook
New Annual Reference Book Now On Sale

(EAST LANSING, MI) –  Anderson Economic Group, L.L.C. is releasing a new annual reference book, The State Economic Handbook 2008, profiling the economy, demography, political environment and business climates for each of the 50 states.

“This book is a valuable resource for those people who need to do research quickly on various economic facts and statistics in any state,” said editor Partick L. Anderson. “Whether for business, municipal, nonprofit, educational or social work, this handbook will have the data and resources they need to expedite their work.”

The book, edited by Patrick L. Anderson and Scott Watkins of Anderson Economic Group, assembles a wide array of data collected from various sources by the firm. The book is published by Palgrave Macmillan.

The State Economic Handbook includes the following information, among others:

  • A section presenting comparison data between states and rankings
  • Demographic and socio-economic data, including population and income statistics, for each state, as well as workforce and industry information
  • Economic trends for each state
  • Tax and business climate information
  • Workforce and industry profile for each state
  • Voting behavior and elected officials
  • A listing of business and economic agencies in each state

Anderson Economic Group was formed in 1996 and also has offices in Chicago and Dallas. The company provides consulting services in economics, finance, public policy and market assessment.

The State Economic Handbook 2008 is available for purchase at,,, and from other retailers.