Association for University
Business and Economic Research

A National Association of
Regional Economic Research Centers

Press Releases

2019

AUBER 2019 Award Winners – Three universities that are members of the Association for University Business and Economic Research have earned national Awards of Excellence for publications and websites, and one center director has received an award for best paper. A graduate student has received one of the organization’s newly instituted awards – the Award of Excellence for Research Posters.

The awards were presented at AUBER’s 2019 conference held in Savannah, Georgia, hosted by the Center for Business Analytics and Economic Research at Georgia Southern University’s Parker College of Business.

Read the press release here.

AUBER’s Directors and Officers – The Association for University Business and Economic Research, a professional association of leading university-based economic research centers and affiliate organizations across the U.S., has elected several new officers and directors to its board.

Sean Snaith, the 2018-2019 AUBER president and director of the Institute for Economic Forecasting at the University of Central Florida, welcomed new board members and said, “I am thrilled to welcome our new president, vice president and board members to AUBER’s leadership group. These six individuals have long been thought leaders in their respective states, and they will reinforce and strengthen AUBER’s role as the nation’s premier organization for university-based regional economic analyses. Their election comes at a time in our nation’s history when non-partisan, data-driven analysis is truly needed.”

Read the press release here.

2018

AUBER 2018 Award Winners – Three universities that are members of the Association for University Business and Economic Research have earned national Awards of Excellence for publications and websites, and one center economist has received an award for best paper. Two center directors have received one of the organization’s most prestigious awards – the AUBER Fellow. Read the press release here.

The awards were presented at AUBER’s 2018 conference held in Salt Lake City, Utah, hosted by the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah.

AUBER’s Directors and Officers – The Association for University Business and Economic Research, a professional association of leading university-based economic research centers and affiliate organizations across the U.S., has elected several new officers and directors to its board.

Kathy Deck, the 2017-18 AUBER president and director of Community and Economic Research Partnerships at the University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Business, welcomed new board members and said, “The AUBER organization continues to add value for regional economic experts at universities across the United States. The newly elected board of directors bring their enthusiasm and talent to AUBER and will continue the good work of supporting our membership with vital programming and connection opportunities.” Read the press release here.