The Business Research Division conducts economic impact studies and customized research projects that assist companies, associations, nonprofits, and government agencies with making sound business and policy decisions.
Among the tools offered are the annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook, which provides a forecast of the state’s economy by sector, and the quarterly Leeds Business Confidence Index, which gauges Colorado business leaders’ opinions about the economy. The quarterly Colorado
Business Review e-newsletter offers decision makers in-depth analysis and information about Colorado’s economy.
The 53rd annual Colorado Business Economic Forecast will take place on Monday, December 11, 2017. This year's event will feature opening remarks by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, the 2018 forecast presented by Richard Wobbekind, Executive Director of the Business Research Division of the Leeds School of Business, and a keynote address from Terri R. Kallsen, Executive Vice President for Investor Services for Charles Schwab.