Center for Economic & Policy Studies / Profile
Home Page: http://www.coopercenter.org/econ
The Center for Economic and Policy Studies provides economic data and expertise to aid decision makers in government, business, and non-profit organizations to make informed choices and to design effective and efficient policies.
William M. Shobe, Director
Yvonne T. Baki, Web and Database Specialist
John L. Knapp, Senior Economist
Stephen C. Kulp, Research Specialist
Terance J. Rephann, Regional Economist
Tanya Wanchek, Policy Economist/Lecturer
- VaStat: Your guide to sources of economic data on the web.
- Virginia Newsletter: A variety of opinions about important public policy issues in Virginia.
- Local tax rates: Information about local tax rates in Virginia from our annual survey of localities.
Timely and accurate economic data is the foundation on which every good economic study is built. CEPS staff gather, analyze, and provide access to a wide variety of data. We use online tools to generate new data and to gather existing data from a variety of sources. Expert quality control ensures accuracy and appropriateness of the data. We are developing tools to provide public access to the mountains of hard-to-get data generated by local and state government in Virginia.
Economic Data Services
Economic Analysis and Forecasting
2400 Old Ivy Road
P.O. Box 400206
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