Uber Driver Cost Study

In 2021, Uber Technologies, Inc. retained Anderson Economic Group (AEG) to analyze the average hourly earnings for the company’s Chicago drivers during select reporting periods between 2018 and 2021. We define earnings as the total compensation drivers receive, less the total costs they incur in driving their own vehicles. To calculate these figures, we: Collected […]

URC: Advancing Talent, Research, and Innovation

Advancing Talent, Research, and Innovation: 14th Edition of the Economic Impact Report of Michigan’s University Research Corridor The University Research Corridor (URC) is one of the nation’s top academic research clusters, an alliance between: Michigan State University, the University of Michigan, and Wayne State University. The URC aligns three unique universities—a national leader in R&D, […]

Türkiye-Syria Earthquakes Assessment

Reconstruction Needs This 27-page report outlines methodically the lost housing, commercial buildings, schools, hospitals, roads, and local utilities caused by the Türkiye-Syria earthquakes that began on February 6, 2023. The document is the result of over 3 weeks of work by a team of economists and involves hundreds of sources. The analysis, while drawing on […]

Economic Impact of Michigan’s University Research Council: 13th Edition, 2022

We are pleased to present the results of Anderson Economic Group’s 13th economic impact report for Michigan’s University Research Corridor. This report comes at a critical juncture for the State of Michigan; one that puts into perspective the role that URC institutions play in sustaining our economy through difficult times. As we prepare this report […]

Real World Cost of Fueling EVs and ICE Vehicles (2nd Edition)

High Gas Prices Boost Electric Vehicle Value Proposition in 2021 Patrick L. Anderson, Principal and CEO Alston D’Souza, Senior Analyst 2nd Edition of comprehensive fueling cost study shows that, for EV drivers primarily charging at home, mid-priced EVs typically cost 50 cents more; luxury EVs $5 less per 100 miles  Anderson Economic Group has released the […]

Housing Affordability in the Charleston Metro Area

The Charleston Trident Association of  REALTORS® (CTAR) retained Anderson Economic Group to conduct a study of housing affordability policy in the Charleston metropolitan area, including an analysis of affordability in the existing housing market and an evaluation of policy proposals to improve housing affordability in the region. To characterize the existing housing affordability landscape, we […]