Tag: economics

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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UHERO forecast: Building cycle approaches its peak

UHERO forecast: Building cycle approaches its peak

September 30, 2016  |  Comments
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The University of Hawaiʻi Economic Research Organization finds that construction has accelerated in Hawaiʻi over 2016 and will approach its cyclical peak over 2017.

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Gerard Duhaime named UH Mānoa Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair

Gerard Duhaime named UH Mānoa Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair

September 27, 2016  |  Comments
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The College of Social Sciences announced the selection of renowned economic sociology expert Gérard Duhaime as the Fulbright Canada Visiting Research Chair.

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Peiyong Yu publishes regional eminent domain study

Peiyong Yu publishes regional eminent domain study

May 26, 2016  |  Comments
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UH West Oʻahu Instructor Peiyong “Patricia” Yu examines the impact of eminent domain for private and mixed development on property values.

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Fishing networks study may save sharks

Fishing networks study may save sharks

May 23, 2016  |  Comments
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Tuna fishers who network with their competition may be able to stop thousands of sharks a year from being accidentally captured and killed in the Pacific Ocean.

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