Tennessee Prices Made State 10th Most Affordable in the US

Prices in the state remain well below national levels, according to new data analyzed by the Tennessee State Data Center.

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  • Tennessee Prices Made State 10th Most Affordable in the US- February 2nd, 2023

    The rising costs of fuel, energy, food and housing have put the pinch on consumers across the country. However, even as the U.S. inflation rate surpassed 7 percent in 2021, prices in Tennessee were still well below national levels. According to new regional data released by the Bureau of Economic…

  • Michael Rodriguez Creates a Legacy of Diversity and Unity- February 1st, 2023

    In a college career full of many achievements, Michael Rodriguez, a December 2022 marketing graduate from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business, is most proud of the ones that continue to make a positive impact after his graduation. In spring 2019, Rodriguez became a member of Beta…

  • Haslam MSBA Students Present Housing Affordability Findings to Clayton Leadership- January 31st, 2023

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s 2022 MSBA Datathon charged teams of graduate students with creating advanced analytical models to produce reliable and actionable insights on a real business concern. To maximize the challenge and simulate actual business situations, the teams had to deliver their results in less than three days.…

  • Renowned Census Demographer’s Roots Date Back to 1972 at UT’s Boyd Center- January 30th, 2023

    Fifty years ago at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Gregg Robinson helped co-author 1975-2000 population projections for Tennessee. That project led to a distinguished, 40-year career at the U.S. Census Bureau and recognition as one of the country’s leading demographers. Robinson’s love for demography began in 1972 at UT. His…

  • Haslam Students Learn Forensic Accounting From International Experts- January 26th, 2023

    Forensic accounting sparks excitement in accounting students and professionals worldwide. Through an ongoing partnership with one of the field’s leading firms, the Department of Accounting and Information Management at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business was recently able to give students hands-on practice in this specialty area,…

  • Haslam’s Online Graduate Business Programs Debut at No. 4 in National Ranking- January 24th, 2023

    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville's Haslam College of Business premiered at No. 4 overall and No. 2 among publics in the U.S. News Best Online Graduate Business Programs ranking released today. Among student veterans, Haslam is ranked No. 2 overall and No. 1 among U.S. public universities. This ranking was…

  • Haslam College of Business Welcomes 30 New Faculty Members- January 5th, 2023

    In the fall 2022 semester, 30 new faculty members joined the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business. The newcomers represent the departments of accounting and information management, business analytics and statistics, economics, finance, management and entrepreneurship, marketing and supply chain management, as well as the Boyd Center for…

  • Haslam College of Business Debuts Innovative Franchise Certificate Program- January 4th, 2023

    The Haslam College of Business and Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (ACEI) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will welcome the inaugural class for a brand-new offering in 2023: the Franchise Certificate Program. The university continues to strive toward the strategic initiative of building a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem across Tennessee and the region, with…

  • Boyd Center Report Shows Recession Less Likely in Tennessee, but Economic Growth Will Slow- December 15th, 2022

    Although a mild recession might be on the horizon for the U.S., a new report released today by the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s Haslam College of Business shows Tennessee’s outlook is a little sunnier. In the U.S., inflation-adjusted gross domestic product…

  • UT Haslam Student’s Love of Star Wars Leads to Unexpected Opportunities- December 7th, 2022

    When Cassidy Dodge was growing up in San Diego, receiving Star Wars toys from her parents and watching the movies with her brother, she couldn’t have imagined that being from a Star Wars family would lead her to connect with a nationwide community and apply business skills she would learn…