Job placement after graduation and employer perceptions drive jump; Princeton Review also calls out employment rate spike.
- September 15, 2017
Marianne Wanamaker will serve a one-year term advising on labor and education economics.
- September 14, 2017
Tennessee's poverty rate declined for the second year in a row, according to the 2016 American Community Survey.
- August 29, 2017
- July 12, 2017
The partnership will establish the Tennessee Postsecondary Evaluation and Analysis Research Lab, or TN-PEARL.
- June 22, 2017
Since the 2010 Census, Tennessee’s population has continued to age and 2016 was no exception.
- March 24, 2017
Tennessee’s overall population continues to grow, with the Nashville and Knoxville metropolitan areas seeing the fastest growth rates in the state, according to the 2016 estimates released today by the U.S. Census Bureau.
- February 15, 2017
The report addresses long-term infrastructure funding through gas tax revenue said its author, Don Bruce, a Boyd Center researcher.
- January 26, 2017
Consumer spending, the backbone of U.S. economic growth, will benefit from a tightening labor market and rising wages.
- November 15, 2016
The fall 2016 Boyd Venture Challenge awarded a total of $35,000 to four University of Tennessee, Knoxville, student startup companies to advance their businesses.
- November 2, 2016
For the third year in a row, the estimated number of uninsured people in Tennessee dropped. The percentage of uninsured people in Tennessee—5.5 percent—is the lowest in the past 20 years.
- September 15, 2015
The Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, projects the state’s population to reach 8.5 million by 2040.
- March 12, 2014
For the seventh consecutive semester, the Boyd Venture Fund is soliciting applications from student-owned companies.
- February 5, 2014
Three entrepreneurial ventures owned by University of Tennessee, Knoxville, students were granted a total of $17,000 by the Boyd Venture Fund.