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CBER in the News: 2014

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Goodnight gives business leaders update on "The Big Picture"
Kokomo Tribune – Kokomo, Ind. – Oct. 10, 2014

Middle-skill jobs expected to lead growth in Indy
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis, Ind. – Oct. 10, 2010

Foreign Investment Increasing In Indiana
Indiana Public Media – Bloomington, Ind. – Oct. 7, 2014

Jobless Rate Drops, Economist Still Concerned
Inside Indiana Business – Indianapolis, Ind. – Oct. 3, 2014

September 2014

Public Eye: Kokomo gets to work
Kokomo Tribune – Kokomo, Ind. – Sept. 19, 2014

Unemployment down, GDP growth up for Kokomo
Kokomo Tribune – Kokomo, Ind. – Sept. 17, 2014

Expert: Tax incentives don't equal new jobs
Muncie Star Press – Muncie, Ind. – Sept. 13, 2014

BSU study looks at school consolidations
Muncie Star Press – Muncie, Ind. – Sept. 7, 2014

Hicks: Jobs Report Again 'Disappointing'
Inside Indiana Business – Indianapolis, Ind. – Sept. 4, 2014

August 2014

Ball State research questions efficacy of tax incentives
Pharos-Tribune - Logansport, Ind. - Aug. 5, 2014

Hicks: Recovery Continues to Disappoint
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - Aug. 1, 2014

Auto sector remaining strong
FW Business - Fort Wayne, Ind. - Aug. 1, 2014

July 2014

Economists forecast NEI area growth
FW Business - Fort Wayne, Ind. - July 31, 2014

Report card time for St. Joe County
South Bend Tribune - South Bend, Ind. - July 29, 2014

NY's manufacturing cannot keep up with the country
New York Post - New York, N.Y. - July 27, 2014

State gets poor grade in manufacturing, logistics report
The State Journal - Charleston, W.Va. - July 11, 2014 

Ball State report says amenities and learning will be critical to state's economy
News-Sentinel - Fort Wayne, Ind. - July 9, 2014

Ranking Mississippi's economy: the grades are in
Hattiesburg American - Hattiesburg, Miss. - July 5, 2014

Illinois Manufacturing Report
Alton Daily News - Alton, Ill. - July 1, 2014

June 2014

Japan-Based Film Manufacturer Selects Porter County for New Facility
Portage Life - Portage, Ind. - June 27, 2014

Indiana Outperforming National Economy
WBIW 1340 AM - Bedford, Ind. - June 27, 2014

Ohio Earns B+ In Health Of Manufacturing Industry
WOUB-TV PBS - Athens, Ohio - June 23, 2014

Report gives Virginia grade D in manufacturing
The Virginian-Pilot - Norfolk, Va. - June 19, 2014

Ball State: Community's health affects premiums
Pharos-Tribune - Logansport, Ind. - June 18, 2014

Arizona given weak grade for manufacturing
The Arizona Republic - Phoenix, Az. - June 16, 2014

Report: Industry, logistics signal SC economic growth
GSA Business - Greenville, S.C. - June 16, 2014

Georgia's highest economic hurdle is low skills level
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Columbus, Ga. - June 15, 2014

Competition cuts profits of Indiana casinos
The Review - Alliance, Ohio - June 15, 2014

Report drops Ohio's grade for manufacturing
LimaOhio.com - Lima, Ohio - June 14, 2014

Report: Ohio keeps an 'A' in logistics
Dayton Daily News - Dayton, Ohio - June 13, 2014

State of manufacturing in Wyo. is subpar
Wyoming Business Report - Cheyenne, Wyo. - June 13, 2014 

Indiana earns 'A' for manufacturing health
FW Business - Fort Wayne, Ind. - June 12, 2014

State excels in manufacturing and logistics, but issues loom
Indianapolis Business Journal - Indianapolis, Ind. - June 11, 2014

Hicks: Economy Possibly Growing at a 'Snail's Pace'
Inside Indiana Business - June 6, 2014

May 2014

Is STEM push misplaced?
South Bend Tribune - South Bend, Ind. - May 23, 2014

No STEM Worker Shortage in Indiana?
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - May 22, 2014

Study questions need for more science, tech workers
Indianapolis Star - Indianapolis, Ind. - May 21, 2014

Millenials Still Not Landing Jobs Based on College Area of Study
WIBC 93.1 FM - Indianapolis, Ind. - May 21, 2014 

Consolidated School Districts Could Save Taxpayers Millions
Cape May County Herald - Rio Grande, N.J. - May 15, 2014

Study: Same-sex marriage would give Indiana $39 million boost
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne, Ind. - May 13, 2014

College Grads Should See Welcoming Job Market
WIBC 93.1 FM - Indianapolis, Ind. - May 13, 2014

Some say consolidating neighboring school districts could save money
Hunterdon County Democrat - Flemington, N.J. - May 13, 2014

Voters seek value in schools' referenda
Evening News and Tribune - Jeffersonville, Ind. - May 12, 2014

A tough sell for struggling schools
Goshen News - Goshen, Ind. - May 12, 2014

One Less School District Per County Could Save New Jersey Taxpayers Millions Annually
Local Talk News - Newark, N.J. - May 12, 2014
Digital Journal - Toronto, Ont., Canada - May 9, 2014

Advocating for Consolidating School Districts in NJ
The Alternative Press - New Providence, N.J. - May 9, 2014

Study: Neighbors' Illnesses Could Drive Up Some Healthy Hoosiers' Premiums
Insurance News Net - Camp Hill, Penn. - May 6, 2014

No STEM Shortage in Indiana, a Report Says
Science Careers Blog, Science magazine - Washington, D.C. - May 4, 2014

April 2014

Small school systems dispute Ball State consolidation report
Indiana Business Journal - Indianapolis, Ind. - April 12, 2014
Palladium-Item - April 12, 2014

Small public school districts in Indiana should merge
Evening News and Tribune - Jeffersonville, Ind. - April 7, 2014

Indiana's Job Market Outperforming Nation As A Whole
WIBC 93.1 FM - Indianapolis, Ind. - April 5, 2014

Survey Assesses Small Business Job Picture
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - April 4, 2014

March 2014

Indiana's per capita income ranks 38th among states
Indianapolis Star - Indianapolis, Ind. - March 26, 2014

Hoosiers income still lags behind national average
The Courier-Journal - Louisville, Ind. - March 27, 2014

State Unemployment Rate Dips
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - March 17, 2014

Hicks: US Growth Remains Slow
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - March 7, 2014

Local school superintendents at odds with small schools study
Greene County Daily World - Linton, Ind. - March 6, 2014

February 2014

Survey: Half of Americans Have More Savings Than Debt
WBIW 1340 AM - Bedford, Ind. - Feb. 19, 2014

Obvious solution for small districts
News Sentinel - Fort Wayne, Ind. - Feb. 10, 2014

Hicks: Jobs Report Not Strong
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - Feb. 7, 2014

Jan. jobs report falls short of expectations
Worcester Business Journal - Worcester, Mass. - Feb. 7, 2014

CityBus sets ridership record
Journal and Courier - Lafayette, Ind. - Feb. 5, 2014

January 2014

Thomas Holtgraves: Individual choice and income inequality
Muncie Star Press - Muncie, Ind. - Jan. 30, 2014

A compromise on the minimum wage could be on the horizon
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - Jan. 28, 2014

State Of The Union Speech Brings Out Pros And Cons Of Raising Minimum Wage
Fox News Latino - New York, N.Y. - Jan. 28, 2014

Indiana's unemployment rate drops below 7 percent
Indianapolis Star - Indianapolis, Ind. - Jan. 28, 2014

Free Markets and Good Choices Won't Solve Poverty Issues
Muncie Voice - Muncie, Ind. - Jan. 24, 2014

Economist Questions Benefit of Long-Term Unemployment Payments
WIBC 93.1 FM - Indianapolis, Ind. - Jan. 10, 2014

Hicks: Labor Market in For a 'Rough Year'
Inside Indiana Business - Indianapolis, Ind. - Jan. 10, 2013

Local abatements may cause higher property tax rates
Kokomo Perspective - Kokomo, Ind. - Jan. 3, 2013