Economic Impact: Freight Rail Infrastructure Capacity Expansion Act (FRICEA)

FRICEA

A Boost for Detroit Area Retailers? Strong currency, new attractions likely to draw Canadian shoppers

Watkins, Theile

Economic Impact of Big Ten Football Games in Michigan

Watkins, Sallee, Anderson

The economic impact of University of Michigan and Michigan State University football games played in the state of Michigan.

Economic Impact of Chicago Cubs 2007 Playoff Attendance

An estimate of the economic impact stemming from attendance at 2007 Cubs’ playoff baseball games.

Economic and Fiscal Impact of a New Coal Power Plant in Midland, Michigan

Economic and Fiscal Impact of a New Coal Power Plant in Midland, MI

Michigan's University Research Corridor: First Annual Economic Impact Report

Sallee, Anderson

The economic impact of Michigan’s University Research Corridor (URC). Michigan State, Wayne State, University of Michigan.

Economic and Fiscal Impact of LaSalle Bank Acquisition

In this report we analyze the likely effect that Bank of America’s acquisition of LaSalle Bank will have on employment, earnings, and tax revenue in the Chicago Region (a four county region composed of Cook, DuPage, Lake, and Will Counties). We analyze two likely outcomes of the acquisition, each assuming different levels of cost savings […]

The State Economic Handbook, 2008

Edited by Scott Watkins and Patrick L. Anderson

The State Economic Handbook is a new annual reference book profiling the economy, demography, political environment, and business climates for each of the 50 states.

Illinois Business Tax Burden and a Review of the 2007-08 Illinois Budget Proposals

Sallee, Mahon, Joseph

Two working papers, one analyzing the business tax climate in Illinois, and the other summarizing the 2007-08 budget proposals up for consideration.

North-Central West Virginia’s Technology Industry: A pathway through the 21st century

Watkins, Sallee

North-Central West Virginia’s Technology Industry: A pathway through the 21st century