Our Work

The work we do for our clients is frequently made available to the public. We often present our findings and insights on current economic topics at professional conferences and in public forums. Here you can download recent and archived reports, presentations, and other publications. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, send us an email or give us a call.

Recent Publications and Presentations

Willamette Falls Economic Potential Report »

ECONW investigated the economic potential of the Willamette Falls locks.

Oregon Cannabis Tax Revenue Estimate »

ECONorthwest conducted a comprehensive analysis that estimates first year of sales would generate $38.5 million in tax revenue.

Wilsonville Residential Land Study »

ECONorthwest developed a residential land study to help Wilsonville guide planning for future housing development.

The Economic Impacts of Facebook's Data Center »

ECONorthwest releases a study of the economic and fiscal impacts resulting from Facebook's Prineville data center.

Job Transitions for Older Americans »

Dr. Cahill describes how the new era of retirement presents both challenges and opportunities for today's older workers.

Materials from the Environmental Law Conference »

Materials from Ed Whitelaw’s two panels at the 2014 Public Interest Environmental Law Conference at the University of Oregon.

Notable Publications

The Economic Impacts of Facebook's Data Center »

ECONorthwest releases a study of the economic and fiscal impacts resulting from Facebook's Prineville data center.

The Economics of Low-Impact Development: A Literature Review »

ECONorthwest summarizes the literature that identifies and measures the economic costs and benefits of low-impact development techniques.

Why Being In School Matters: Chronic Absenteeism in Oregon Public Schools »

ECONorthwest examines the effects of absenteeism on academic performance in Oregon public schools.

Oregon Cannabis Tax Revenue Estimate »

ECONorthwest conducted a comprehensive analysis that estimates first year of sales would generate $38.5 million in tax revenue.

Portland Meadows, County Fair Meets and the Horse Racing Industry in Oregon »

The economic significance of the Portland Meadows racetrack and other horse racing activities in Oregon that depend on it.

Economic Contributions of Indian Gaming in Oregon »

A market and economic impact analysis of the contributions of Indian gaming to Oregon’s economy.

The Hispanic-White Achievement Gap in Oregon »

An analysis of the differences in reading and math achievement scores for Oregon's Hispanic and white students over time.

Issue Brief: Is Boise Over- Or Underperforming Economically? »

ECONorthwest rates the economic performance of Boise, Idaho by comparing it to some of its economic peers.

User and Non-User Benefit Analysis for Highways, 3rd Edition »

ECONorthwest-developed manual to support economic analysis of highways.

Interested in learning more about how ECONorthwest can help you with your next project? Our toolbox is full and our staff enjoy meeting new challenges.

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