Tag: economics

Hawai‘iʻs child well-being 17th in latest national rankings

Hawai‘iʻs child well-being 17th in latest national rankings

June 13, 2017  |  Comments
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Economic conditions may finally be improving, and families continue to offer a strong foundation for Hawaiʻi’s children, according to the 2017 KIDS COUNT Data Book.

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Economics Professor Emeritus Sumner La Croix awarded the Clio Can

Economics Professor Emeritus Sumner La Croix awarded the Clio Can

June 9, 2017  |  1 Comment
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The annual award recognizes leading scholars in economic history who have provided exceptional service to the field of cliometrics.

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UHERO forecast: County economies still growing, but slowing

UHERO forecast: County economies still growing, but slowing

May 19, 2017  |  Comments
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Prospects are good for continued growth in each of Hawaiʻi’s four counties, if at a slower pace than in recent years.

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UHERO forecast: Hawaiʻi’s economic growth continues, for now

UHERO forecast: Hawaiʻi’s economic growth continues, for now

May 5, 2017  |  Comments
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The economic outlook for Hawaiʻi remains favorable, despite tremendous uncertainty about future US policy.

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Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

Importance of coastal water quality to recreational beach users

March 29, 2017  |  2 Comments
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Survey participants are willing to pay to keep water clean and improve fish and coral abundance.

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University of Hawaiʻi education a strong investment

University of Hawaiʻi education a strong investment

March 14, 2017  |  Comments
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The UHERO report estimates the overall rate of return for a UH degree for those who continue to reside in Hawaiʻi is approximately 11 percent.

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UHERO forecast: As growth ebbs, risks swell

UHERO forecast: As growth ebbs, risks swell

March 3, 2017  |  Comments
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The March 2017 UHERO Report focuses on Hawaiʻi’s continuing economic expansion although the pace of growth is beginning to slow as policy uncertainties loom.

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UHERO forecast: Healthy economy faces new administration risks

UHERO forecast: Healthy economy faces new administration risks

December 16, 2016  |  Comments
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The newest UHERO report focuses on the Hawaiʻi economic forecast with an Asia-Pacific outlook.

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Business students develop greater understanding of Japanese culture and economy

Business students develop greater understanding of Japanese culture and economy

December 5, 2016  |  Comments
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Through the Kakehashi Project, Shidler College of Business students encouraged to develop a broader perspective and become active participants at the global level.

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UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

UHERO wins Polzin Prize for Best Paper at AUBER conference

November 29, 2016  |  Comments
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Forecasting in a Mixed Up World: Nowcasting Hawaiʻi Tourism evaluated short term forecasting performance methods.

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