Bureau of Business Research

Bureau of Business Research - Dr. Eric Thompson meeting with colleagues
Dr. John Anderson Leads New Research Data Center at UNL

Researchers at UNL and partner universities now have easier access to this rich cache of restricted census and other federal information. In 2014, UNL became home to the new Central Plains Research Data Center, one of 19 such centers across the U.S. A $300,000 National Science Foundation grant funds the center's establishment. READ MORE

Human Capital Project Results

Salfo Bikienga, a graduate student in the department of economics, has created a web application that shows the estimates of human capital of all US states from 1990 to 2013. The estimates were obtained using the "Labor Income Based Measure of Human Capital" approach, proposed by Mulligan and Sala-i-Martin (1997). The Human Capital Project Results Tool is created under the supervision of Dr. Eric Thompson and Dr. David Rosenbaum. ACCESS APPLICATION

Meet Our Team

Thompson, Eric
Director of the Bureau of Business Research
Rosenbaum, David I
Associate Director of the Bureau of Business Research
Walstad, William B
John T. and Mable M. Hay Professor of Economics
Anderson, John E
Baird Family Professor of Economics
McGarvey, Mary G
Research Fellow of the Bureau of Business Research