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The Year in Charts: Utah’s Housing Market 2018

The Year in Charts summarizes the performance of Utah’s housing […]

March 26, 2019
Blog: Using Medicaid to Pay for What?

By: Laura Summers, Senior Health Care Analyst During the 2019 […]

March 25, 2019
The Economic Impacts of Utah Retirement Systems Pension Payments in the State of Utah in 2018

Utah Retirement Systems (URS) administers defined contribution and defined benefit […]

Ivory-Boyer Construction Report, Year End 2018

Utah’s construction activity in the fourth quarter of 2018 tapered […]

March 21, 2019
Blog: Shape your Future. START HERE

By Mallory Bateman The Census Bureau took another step into […]

March 5, 2019
February 2019 Economic Summary

The Utah economy exceeded expectations in 2018, adding a total […]

March 1, 2019
Utah’s tech industry employment increases at more than twice the national rate

February 25, 2019 (Salt Lake City) – The Kem C. […]

February 25, 2019
Industry Snapshot: Utah’s Tech Industry

The tech industry develops digital platforms that enable the ubiquitous […]

Summary Economic Impacts of Utah’s Tech Industry

The Utah State Legislature appropriated fiscal year 2019 funding to […]

Blog: Utah trivia buff? Here’s a book you’ll like

By: A. Scott Anderson Originally published in the Deseret News […]

February 21, 2019