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Available healthcare services in Utah are well above that of other states in terms of affordable costs and quality. (1 min. read)

EDCUtah
Mon, 03/13/2017 - 15:01

What does it take to attract a transportation or distribution facility? Access to transportation, quality of roads, and absence of perpetually congested areas are all important factors. (3 min read)

EDCUtah
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 17:04

Economic growth and development relies on healthy population growth. Between July 2015 and July 2016, Utah was the fastest growing state in the nation at 2.03%, which is great news for the state for several reasons.

EDCUtah
Mon, 01/09/2017 - 14:37

On December 14, 2016, the US Federal Reserve (“Fed”) increased interest rates by 25 basis points.

EDCUtah
Thu, 12/29/2016 - 12:46

According to CBRE’s annual Tech-Thirty report, which analyzes the 30 leading tech markets in the U.S.

EDCUtah
Mon, 12/12/2016 - 16:44

Population growth can tell an interesting story about a state. In particular, it can talk to the economic suitability of a state for a business considering relocation.

EDCUtah
Mon, 11/14/2016 - 17:05

Utah has one of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation at 3.4%, which is an indicator of a strong economy. However, a low unemployment rate does bring its own economic development challenges. Many Utah companies struggle to find qualified labor because our unemployment rate is so low.

EDCUtah
Tue, 11/01/2016 - 14:40

A pair of federal economic reports indicate that Utah leads the nation in personal income growth. At 1.4%, Utah is ahead of the nation’s personal income growth of 1.0%. This means more money in Utahns’ pockets.

EDCUtah
Mon, 10/17/2016 - 16:45

St. George, Utah deserves some serious kudos. From August 2015 to August 2016, St. George had the largest percentage increase in employment of any of the 381 metro areas in the nation at 7.1%. St.

EDCUtah
Wed, 10/05/2016 - 16:24

This week, the Federal Open Market Committee will meet, as they do every eight weeks, and will discuss whether they will increase interest rates.

EDCUtah
Mon, 09/19/2016 - 17:11

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