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OLF8 Impact Analysis

Haas Center staff ran several impact scenarios through an econometric simulation. The analysis provides a way to compare an array of options. The model demonstrates that noteworthy economic impact can be achieved by attracting employers from targeted industries like computer programming services, management and consulting services, warehousing, and manufacturing. See the results here: OLF8 Jobs-Construction-Retail-Comparisons

COVID-19 Impact on Florida's Small Businesses

We partnered with the Florida SBDCN and the Florida Chamber to conduct a covid-19 impact study to see how the pandemic has affected small businesses in Florida. 

Read the study today: COVID-19 Impact Survey: October 2020

Market Indicators

An interactive dashboard that tracks key market indicators across Northwest Florida. 

COVID-19: UWF 3D Lab Provides Face Shields for Healthcare Workers

The University of West Florida’s Sea3D Additive Manufacturing Laboratory manufactures, manages and distributes 3D-printed full face shield supplies free of charge.

COVID-19: Florida Scorecard

This portion of the Florida Scorecard displays the number of COVID-19 cases, weekly percentage of positive cases, days since the first convirmed COVID-19 case and weekly initial unemployment claims in the 10-county West Florida region.

COVID-19: Travel and Spending Survey Results

The Haas Center conducted a survey on travel and spending in Florida during the pandemic. Here are the results: COVID 19 Travel and Spending Survey Results

COVID-19: Essential Businesses and Workers

The Haas Center provides the number of occupations by industry groups considered essential in Northwest Florida

Haas Center’s Mission: We support communities with market research, workforce development, and industrial innovation.

We’re known for the breadth and depth of our data resources and have been for 25 years. We provide textured, meaningful analysis to an array of customers from the public and non-profit sectors to private industry, including manufacturing. Immersive public laboratories, like Sea3D in Pensacola’s Historic District, showcase what is possible when creative minds intersect with business and workforce partners.

Our market research covers a variety of topics, including economic impact studies, consumer and visitor profiles, as well as research on talent gaps. Our researchers and performance advisors collaborate to bring objective and reliable information to all customers. 


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