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Areas of Oklahoma Will Struggle to Add Jobs in ’16

The collapse in energy prices (both crude oil and natural gas) will continue to weigh on much of the Oklahoma economy in 2016. Statewide, our projected job loss is -0.6% on a year-over-year basis. The weakness should be widespread but concentrated in a few regions. The map of job growth below (see a dynamic version here) illustrates the [...]

By | 2016-02-18T20:06:23+00:00 February 18th, 2016|Forecasting, Graphic, Maps, Pic of the Week, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Areas of Oklahoma Will Struggle to Add Jobs in ’16

Which States Use the Most Paid Child Care?

There is surprisingly little data on the topic. We provided an answer to this question in completing a recent project on child care at the state level for the Committee for Economic Development (ced.org). What did we find? At the state level, enrollment in paid care varies from a low of 15.9 percent in both Utah and [...]

By | 2016-02-09T12:53:05+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Graphic, Maps, Pic of the Week, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Which States Use the Most Paid Child Care?