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

Publications

Utah’s Strategic Clusters: Performance, Benefits, Workforce Needs, and Rural Utah

September 20th, 2018|Economic and Public Policy Research, Economics and Public Policy, Publication, Utah Economy|

Utah’s six strategic clusters were designated in June 2005 and November 2006 and became the focus of economic development efforts. [...]

Ivory-Boyer Second Quarter 2018 Construction Report

September 19th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Housing and Construction, Practice Areas, Publication|

The value of all permit authorized construction in Utah during the first half of 2018 was $4.3 billion. Residential construction [...]

August 2018 Economic Summary

September 4th, 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 [...]

Economic Impacts of Utah’s Life Sciences Industry

August 28th, 2018|Economic and Public Policy Research, Economics and Public Policy, Publication, Utah Economy|

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and BioUtah, the trade association for life sciences companies in the state, [...]

Salt Lake City’s Current Apartment Boom: An Analysis of Salt Lake City’s Record Apartment Growth

August 18th, 2018|Economics and Public Policy, Housing and Construction, Practice Areas, Publication|

Salt Lake City continues to add new residents and surpassed the 200,000 resident milestone in 2017. Much of this increase [...]

Utah’s Strategic Clusters: Performance, Benefits, Workforce Needs, and Rural Utah

September 20th, 2018|Utah Economy, Economics and Public Policy, Economic and Public Policy Research, Publication|

Utah’s six strategic clusters were designated in June 2005 and November 2006 and became the focus of economic development efforts. [...]

Ivory-Boyer Second Quarter 2018 Construction Report

September 19th, 2018|Housing and Construction, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Publication|

The value of all permit authorized construction in Utah during the first half of 2018 was $4.3 billion. Residential construction [...]

August 2018 Economic Summary

September 4th, 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 [...]

Economic Impacts of Utah’s Life Sciences Industry

August 28th, 2018|Utah Economy, Economics and Public Policy, Economic and Public Policy Research, Publication|

The Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and BioUtah, the trade association for life sciences companies in the state, [...]

Salt Lake City’s Current Apartment Boom: An Analysis of Salt Lake City’s Record Apartment Growth

August 18th, 2018|Housing and Construction, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Publication|

Salt Lake City continues to add new residents and surpassed the 200,000 resident milestone in 2017. Much of this increase [...]

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Upcoming Events

Blog

Is Utah Coal Going Global? Maybe.

September 21st, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Energy, Practice Areas|

By: Thomas Holst A District Court judge recently overturned an Oakland City Council coal ban aimed at preventing deliveries of Utah coal, [...]

Blog: The Utah Approach to Health Care Reform

September 12th, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Health Care, Practice Areas|

By: Laura Summers Utah is known for its low per-capita health care costs and high rankings on healthy measures. It is home [...]

Blog: Getting to Know Utah’s Life Sciences Industry

August 31st, 2018|Blog, Economic and Public Policy Research, Economics and Public Policy|

By: Levi Pace This year, I’ve been on a team at the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute researching the role of the [...]

Is Utah Coal Going Global? Maybe.

September 21st, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Energy|

By: Thomas Holst A District Court judge recently overturned an Oakland City Council coal ban aimed at preventing deliveries of Utah coal, [...]

Blog: The Utah Approach to Health Care Reform

September 12th, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Practice Areas, Health Care|

By: Laura Summers Utah is known for its low per-capita health care costs and high rankings on healthy measures. It is home [...]

Blog: Getting to Know Utah’s Life Sciences Industry

August 31st, 2018|Blog, Economics and Public Policy, Economic and Public Policy Research|

By: Levi Pace This year, I’ve been on a team at the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute researching the role of the [...]

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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 [...]

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 [...]

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