News and Events

The Bureau of Business Research is regularly featured and quoted in national and local Nebraska news media with regards to the economic data produced by the BBR research efforts.

Below are recent stories that have highlighted BBR research.

Media Contacts

Irwin-Gish, Sheri
Executive Director of Communications, Marketing and External Relations
Thompson, Eric
W.W. Marshall Associate Professor of Economics, Director of the Bureau of Business Research

BBR Featured News Items

Date Organization Headline
1/18/16 The Daily Nebraskan Local internships, part-time jobs could help Nebraska economy
1/6/16 Scottsbluff Nebraska businesses more upbeat than consumers
1/6/16 Omaha World-Herald Nebraska businesses more upbeat than consumers
1/4/16 Nebraska Today December surveys show optimistic businesses, cautious consumers