Previous USI reports have shown the economic importance of the bourbon industry to the state of Kentucky. Many of the economic impacts are geographically centered in or around Jefferson County, which is the focus of this new report.
Kentucky is one of many states that opted to take advantage of the Medicaid Expansion option of the Affordable Care Act. In this new report USI estimates the economic impacts of the Medicaid Expansion, available here.
The most recent update to the KentuckianaWorks Occupational Outlook is now available. The update includes fresh data and analysis on regional job growth by industry, pay per job, and links to educational institutions. The report is available here.
USI was engaged by the Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau to quantify the economic impact of tourism on the regional economy and evaluate LCVB’s economic and non-economic contributions to the region. See the full report here.
Is Louisville financially better off in a merged government? A new USI research report examines the financial conditions of Louisville before and after merger with Jefferson County, available here.