Economic Impact of the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts

A new USI report shows the economic and fiscal impacts of the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. View the full report here.

Louisville’s Peer Cities Revisited

USI was engaged by the Greater Louisville Project to evaluate the composition of the peer cities to which Louisville benchmarks its socio-economic performance using updated data from the 2010 Census and 2012 American Community Survey. Read the full report here.

Unemployment in the Louisville Regional Economy

A new USI research report examines unemployment in the Louisville Regional Economy, including an examination of different data sources that measure unemployment.  Check out the Executive Summary or the Full Report.

Local Option Sales Tax: A Louisville Perspective

A USI report commissioned by the Metro Council of Louisville examines the use of a local option sales tax in Louisville’s peer cities and estimates the prospective yield and incidence if the LOST were implemented in Louisville Metro. Read the full report here.

Human Capital Scorecard

The most recent update of the KentuckianaWorks Human Capital Scorecard with recently released data on college attainment, enrollments and degrees awarded, the high school graduation rate, and the number of GED passers is now available here.