A quarterly e-newsletter that offers decision makers in-depth analysis and information about Colorado’s economy, the CBR provides perspectives from business leaders and Leeds School researchers on a specific topic or industry.

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Richard L. Wobbekind, editor
Brian Lewandowski, assistant editor and technical advisor
Jacob Dubbert, associate editor

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CBR Issue 2 2020

Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2020

May 20, 2020

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2020 While the good food industry offers a myriad of health, wellness, and environmental benefits, it also makes a substantial economic impact. The articles in this issue were primarily written by business leaders working in, and supporting, the natural and organic food industry...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2020

Jan. 13, 2020

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2020 This issue highlights the 55th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum held on December 9, 2019 in Denver. Colorado’s employment growth is expected to slow this year compared to 2019, although the state will still be among the top 10 for job...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2019

Aug. 20, 2019

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2019 Although Colorado continues to grow in 2019, this growth has slowed slightly since the strong reacceleration last year. Read/Download the Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2019

Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2019

Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2019

Feb. 8, 2019

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2019 This issue highlights the 54th annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum held on December 10 in Denver. Colorado’s employment growth is expected to slow this year compared to 2018, although the state will still be in the top 10 states. Read/Download the...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 3, 2018

Aug. 16, 2018

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 3, 2018 The Colorado economy reaccelerated in 2018. Midway through the year, gains are expected across the board in all industries. Read/Download the Colorado Business Review, Issue 3, 2018

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Resilient Food Systems, Entrepreneurship, and Experiential Education

May 27, 2018

Introduction Food system planning involves engaging stakeholders across the food economy and surrounding communities in forward-looking activities that support positive economic, social, and environmental outcomes. Work by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Masters of the Environment (MENV) program highlights the potential for clinical curriculum to engage in food system planning...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2018

May 15, 2018

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2018 Colorado's outdoor recreation industry is a significant contributor to the state's economy, with $28 billion in consumer spending and $2 billion in taxes annually. The economy also contributes over 200,000 direct jobs. Read/Download the Colorado Business Review, Issue 2, 2018

CBR Issue 1 2018

Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2018

March 17, 2018

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 1, 2018 This issue highlights the 53rd annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum held on December 11 in Denver. Colorado’s employment growth is anticipated to occur at a slightly slower pace compared to 2017 and the state is expected to add far more services-producing...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 4, 2017

Dec. 8, 2017

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 4, 2017 International trade and trade agreements are important to Colorado and U.S. economic growth, supporting business, job, and wage growth. After three consecutive years of decreases in Colorado imports and exports, both rebounded through the first three quarters of 2017. The articles in...

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Colorado Business Review, Issue 3, 2017

Dec. 8, 2017

Download The Colorado Business Review, Issue 3, 2017 This issue of the CBR highlights the economy of southwestern Colorado, which encompasses five counties: Archuleta, Dolores, La Plata, Montezuma, and San Juan, as well as the Southern Ute and Ute Mountain Ute Indian Tribes. While the five counties represent only 1.8%...

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