Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute 2018-07-19T08:22:00+00:00

Publications

July 2018 Economic Summary

July 30th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Publication, Utah Economy|

The Utah economy remains healthy. Every major industrial sector expanded in 2017, contributing a total of 43,500 new jobs over [...]

Utah Travel and Tourism Profile: State and Counties 2016-2017

July 19th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Publication, Travel and Tourism|

The State of Utah had an 11.9 percent leisure and hospitality share of total private jobs in 2017, ranking 36th [...]

Utah’s Expanding Medicaid Coverage: Three Scenarios

July 9th, 2018|Economic and Public Policy Research, Economics and Public Policy, Health Care, Practice Areas, Publication|

After years of debating whether and how to expand Medicaid coverage to uninsured adults who do not currently qualify for [...]

The Utah Demographic and Economic Model

July 9th, 2018|Demographic Research, Demographics, Economic and Public Policy Research, Economics and Public Policy, Publication|

Models certainly do not replace thinking, but rather inform thinking. We build models to organize thought processes, understand relationships, shed [...]

Utah Outdoor Partners Survey of Businesses

July 9th, 2018|Business and Economics, Consumer Insights, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Publication, Survey Research, Travel and Tourism|

Utah is currently experiencing a period of dynamic economic growth. Executives from 50 of the fastest growing companies in Utah [...]

July 2018 Economic Summary

July 30th, 2018|Utah Economy, Economics and Public Policy, Publication|

The Utah economy remains healthy. Every major industrial sector expanded in 2017, contributing a total of 43,500 new jobs over [...]

Utah Travel and Tourism Profile: State and Counties 2016-2017

July 19th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Travel and Tourism, Practice Areas, Publication|

The State of Utah had an 11.9 percent leisure and hospitality share of total private jobs in 2017, ranking 36th [...]

Utah’s Expanding Medicaid Coverage: Three Scenarios

July 9th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Health Care, Economic and Public Policy Research, Publication|

After years of debating whether and how to expand Medicaid coverage to uninsured adults who do not currently qualify for [...]

The Utah Demographic and Economic Model

July 9th, 2018|Demographics, Economics and Public Policy, Demographic Research, Economic and Public Policy Research, Publication|

Models certainly do not replace thinking, but rather inform thinking. We build models to organize thought processes, understand relationships, shed [...]

Utah Outdoor Partners Survey of Businesses

July 9th, 2018|Business and Economics, Economics and Public Policy, Travel and Tourism, Practice Areas, Consumer Insights, Survey Research, Publication|

Utah is currently experiencing a period of dynamic economic growth. Executives from 50 of the fastest growing companies in Utah [...]

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Blog

Blog: From Restaurants to Retail: Spending Trends of Utah’s International Visitor Population

August 16th, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Travel and Tourism|

By: Jennifer Leaver English. German. Mandarin. French. Japanese. Spanish. Korean. If you’ve spent any time at one of Utah’s national parks or [...]

Blog: Saratoga Springs — the belly button of Utah

July 23rd, 2018|Blog, Demographic Research, Demographics, Population Estimates|

By: Natalie Gochnour Originally published in the Deseret News This week, the CEO of a large company headquartered in downtown Salt Lake [...]

Blog: A Note of Clarification on Utah’s Housing Shortage

July 19th, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Housing and Construction, Practice Areas|

By: James Wood Realtors, home buyers, renters, and builders all agree: there are not enough housing units to meet demand.  And their [...]

Blog: From Restaurants to Retail: Spending Trends of Utah’s International Visitor Population

August 16th, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Travel and Tourism, Practice Areas|

By: Jennifer Leaver English. German. Mandarin. French. Japanese. Spanish. Korean. If you’ve spent any time at one of Utah’s national parks or [...]

Blog: Saratoga Springs — the belly button of Utah

July 23rd, 2018|Demographics, Blog, Population Estimates, Demographic Research|

By: Natalie Gochnour Originally published in the Deseret News This week, the CEO of a large company headquartered in downtown Salt Lake [...]

Blog: A Note of Clarification on Utah’s Housing Shortage

July 19th, 2018|Blog, Housing and Construction, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas|

By: James Wood Realtors, home buyers, renters, and builders all agree: there are not enough housing units to meet demand.  And their [...]

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Presentations

CEOutlook Surveys

June 9th, 2018|Business and Economics, Presentations, Publication, Survey Research|

The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute has partnered with the Salt Lake Chamber to create CEOutlook, an economic confidence index informed by [...]

Informed Decisions Seminar on Housing Affordability

May 1st, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Housing and Construction, Practice Areas, Presentations|

Gardner Business Review: What Rapidly Rising Prices Mean for Housing Affordability PowerPoint: Housing Affordability The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute has [...]

Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute 500-Day Strategic Plan

August 21st, 2017|Presentations|

Gardner Policy Institute 500-day Strategic Plan Gardner Policy Institute 500-day Strategic Plan (Summary) The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute 500-Day [...]

CEOutlook Surveys

June 9th, 2018|Business and Economics, Survey Research, Publication, Presentations|

The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute has partnered with the Salt Lake Chamber to create CEOutlook, an economic confidence index informed by [...]

Informed Decisions Seminar on Housing Affordability

May 1st, 2018|Housing and Construction, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Presentations|

Gardner Business Review: What Rapidly Rising Prices Mean for Housing Affordability PowerPoint: Housing Affordability The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute has [...]

Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute 500-Day Strategic Plan

August 21st, 2017|Presentations|

Gardner Policy Institute 500-day Strategic Plan Gardner Policy Institute 500-day Strategic Plan (Summary) The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute 500-Day [...]

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