Publications

Our economists and policy analysts regularly present our research to the public. Whether to a legislature, a public forum, or a group of professionals, we aim to make our presentations insightful and accessible.

Recent Publications

Economic Analysis of H.R. 1526 »

A recent study by ECONorthwest finds that H.R. 1526 is likely to cost much more than it will generate.

Portland Meadows, County Fair Meets and the Horse Racing Industry in Oregon »

The economic significance of the Portland Meadows racetrack and other horse racing activities in Oregon that depend on it.

Economic Contributions of Indian Gaming in Oregon »

A market and economic impact analysis of the contributions of Indian gaming to Oregon’s economy.

Low Impact Development Brochure »

This brochure highlights ECONorthwest's work on low impact development and green infrastructure.

Water Resources and Planning Brochure »

This brochure highlights ECONorthwest's work on water resources and urban & regional planning.

Issue Brief: What Does Aging Mean for Idaho? »

ECONorthwest discusses Idaho’s aging population and considers continued work later in life as one response.

Notable Publications

The Hispanic-White Achievement Gap in Oregon »

An analysis of the differences in reading and math achievement scores for Oregon's Hispanic and white students over time.

The Economics of Low-Impact Development: A Literature Review »

ECONorthwest summarizes the literature that identifies and measures the economic costs and benefits of low-impact development techniques.

User and Non-User Benefit Analysis for Highways, 3rd Edition »

ECONorthwest-developed manual to support economic analysis of highways.

Issue Brief: Is Boise Over- Or Underperforming Economically? »

ECONorthwest rates the economic performance of Boise, Idaho by comparing it to some of its economic peers.

The Contributions of Indian Gaming to Oregon’s Economy in 2011 and 2010 »

A market and economic impact analysis of the contributions of Indian gaming to Oregon’s economy.

Portland Meadows, County Fair Meets and the Horse Racing Industry in Oregon »

The economic significance of the Portland Meadows racetrack and other horse racing activities in Oregon that depend on it.

Why Being In School Matters: Chronic Absenteeism in Oregon Public Schools »

ECONorthwest examines the effects of absenteeism on academic performance in Oregon public schools.

Interested in learning more about how ECONorthwest can help you with your next project? Our toolbox is full and our staff enjoy meeting new challenges.

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