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We have expertise in areas of:

  1. Economic and fiscal impact study
  2. Cost-benefit analysis
  3. Economic and financial feasibility study
  4. Business forecasting
  5. Survey research and market study

We have conducted research for public organizations and private enterprises in California such as:

  1. Probability of Teacher-Principal Promotion in Kern County's Unstable Economy, The Law Office of Robinson & Keller, 2011
  2. The Socioeconomic Profile of Kern County, California, Kern County Council, 2010
  3. Examination of Proposed Budgets for Kern County Facilities Security, Trans West Security Services Inc., 2009
  4. The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of San Diego First 5 Program on San Diego County, California, San Diego First 5, 2009
  5. The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of First 5 Kern Program on Kern County, California, First 5 Kern, 2008
  6. The Economic and Fiscal Impacts of the NASCAR Raceway on Kern County, California, Kern Economic Development Corporation, 2007 (with D. Berri)
  7. An Assessment of the Housing Market: National and Regional Perspectives, Castle and Cooke, 2006
  8. An Economic Analysis of Rate Adjustment for Garbage Hauling Services in Kern County, Kern County Department of Waste Management, 2005.
  9. An Economic and Fiscal Impact Study of Tejon Industrial Complex, Tejon Ranch Company, 2005
  10. A Preliminary Market Feasibility Study for Residential Real Estate Development in Kern County, California, Urban Pacific Partners LLC, 2005
  11. The Feasibility of the California State University, Bakersfield Athletic Program Moving to NCAA Division I, Athletic Department and Office of University Advancement, 2005(with D. Berri)
  12. Economic Impacts and Alumni Contributions of California State University, Bakersfield on the City of Bakersfield and County of Kern, Office of University Advancement, 2004
  13. Cost of Residential Development: A Case Study of Bakersfield, California, The Great Valley Center, 2001 (with S. Khé)
  14. Economic and Fiscal Impacts of California State University, Bakersfield and Survey of the University Alumni, Office of University Advancement, 2001
  15. Welfare to Work in California: Final Report for Employment Readiness Demonstration Project, Applied Research Center, 2001 (with K. Nyberg, L. Hecht, D. McMillin, E. Sasaki, and M. Evans)
  16. Cost-Benefit Study of Welfare Reform in California: Cost Calculation Methodologies with Preliminary and Partial Estimates for Employment Readiness Demonstration Project, Applied Research Center, 2000 (with M. Evans)
  17. Labor Market Trends in Engineering and Information Science in Kern County, CSUB, 2000 (with M. Evans)
  18. Barriers to Job Creation in the San Joaquin Valley, California, Central California Futures Institute, 1998

Contact us

  • 9001 Stockdale Highway Bakersfield, CA 93311     Phone: (661) 654-2157     Fax: (661) 654-2207