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Blog: Utah’s Infant Mortality Rate

By: Mike Hollingshaus Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

November 18, 2022
Blog: Utah’s Single Population

By: Heidi Prior Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

November 9, 2022
Utah’s Consumer Sentiment rises in October

November 3, 2022 (Salt Lake City) – Utah’s consumer sentiment […]

November 3, 2022
Blog: The Intersection of Housing and Health Care

By: Laura Summers Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

October 31, 2022
Bestselling author Dr. Arthur Brooks named Gardner Institute Impact Scholar

October 27, 2022 (Salt Lake City) – Bestselling author and […]

October 28, 2022
Why is everyone in Utah so short-staffed?

Utahns don’t have to go far to see the effects […]

October 24, 2022
Dignity Index: Mike Lee, Evan McMullin Campaign emails scrutinized for contempt

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – In this week’s release […]

October 21, 2022
The housing market is correcting — but Utah’s affordability crisis isn’t going away

Yes, home prices are correcting as higher mortgage interest rates […]

October 20, 2022
‘Mortgage rates are sinking home sales’ along the Wasatch Front

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — New numbers show slumping home sales […]

October 19, 2022
Rents are still going up — but at half the rate they were 6 months ago

SALT LAKE CITY — In the U.S., rent prices are […]