July 7, 2014
The bad news: It’s harder to lure business because they can’t relocate easily. The good news: Indiana is an attractive place for businesses that can move. A new study from the Center for Business and Economic Research identifies the key sectors of Indiana’s economy.
May 6, 2014
The Center for Economic and Business Research has found that healthy Hoosiers who buy health insurance on the exchange will pay significantly more in premiums if many of their neighbors are in poor health.
February 10, 2014
The Center for Business and Economic Research has found many K-12 school districts in Indiana are shrinking, and consolidation may cut costs.
December 6, 2013
Study from Ball State’s Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) finds local tax abatements may be increasing local property tax rates overall and not effectively attracting new jobs.
December 4, 2013
Residents across Indiana will have the opportunity to hear Michael Hicks, director of Ball State’s Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER), discuss the state’s economic outlook.
November 26, 2013
Ball State's dance majors will explore how color can generate and express movement and shapes through "The Color of Motion," coming to the University Theatre stage at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5-7, with a matinee performance at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 8.
October 23, 2013
Renowned architect Daniel Libeskind will speak at Ball State about why memorable, well-designed places are important tools for a community’s economic development strategy.
October 23, 2013
The Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) has completed a review of Indiana’s state economic development efforts, making several recommendations.
October 16, 2013
Study finds that college students are willing to pay more to live close to campus.
August 26, 2013
Research by the Center for Business and Economic Research explains some of the reasons Hoosiers are making significantly less than their peers around the nation.
April 2, 2013
The Center for Business and Economic Research says that Indiana will have to adjust its human capital policies in order to put hundreds of thousands of people back to work.
March 22, 2013
The Jim & Rita Myers Fund for Accounting Excellence has been established with $30,000 in contributions.
February 4, 2013
Rising gas prices over the coming decade may make public transportation significantly more attractive to Hoosiers, say studies by the Center for Business and Economic Research.
January 10, 2013
Study finds many Hoosiers are risking their mental and physical health by binge and heavy drinking.
September 17, 2012
The Center for Business and Economic Research (CBER) finds widespread and significant differences in Indiana's tax rate across industry and size that potentially distort the behavior, size and location decision of firms.
August 29, 2012
In honor of Miller College of Business professor William Moser, Ball State alumnus Robert Shipley has dedicated $50,000 to create a scholarship recognizing Moser’s contribution to Ball State University.
July 9, 2012
Members of Ball State's Digital Policy Institute will participate in a national forum on broadband issues and the nation's economic recovery.
June 13, 2012
Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson will give the welcoming address June 14 at the second national conference on State Certification Testing of Voting Systems in Indianapolis.
June 11, 2012
Nearly 21.2 percent of Hoosiers are regular smokers, costing Indiana nearly $5 billion in productivity losses and health care costs.
May 8, 2012
Research by Ball State's Shaheen Borna finds that children tend to perceive obese physicians negatively, just as adults do.
April 19, 2012
The Center for Business and Economic Research says that special districts are the fastest growing type of local government in Indiana.
April 3, 2012
The Center for Business and Economic Research has produced a new report with an interactive website that grades Indiana counties by quality-of-life factors, health and economic issues.