Colorado business confidence increases slightly heading into 2016, says CU-Boulder index

Jan. 5, 2016

After a small dip last quarter, the optimism of Colorado business leaders grew modestly for the start of 2016, according to the Leeds Business Confidence Index released today by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business. At 55.4, the overall first-quarter reading is up from 53.5 last quarter and down by 5.7 points from one year ago.

Colorado’s economy to continue to expand in 2016, says CU-Boulder’s Leeds School

Dec. 6, 2015

Colorado employment will continue to expand in 2016, adding a variety of jobs in almost every business sector, but at a slower pace than in the previous two years, according to CU-Boulder economist Richard Wobbekind. The announcement is part of the 51st annual Colorado Business Economic Outlook Forum presented by the Leeds School’s Business Research Division .

CU-Boulder business conference Nov. 11 to examine social impact investing

Nov. 9, 2015

How entrepreneurs and executives use traditional financial market tools to serve social needs will be the focus of a free CU-Boulder conference from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Folsom Field Stadium Club.

Colorado employment growth to persist despite slip in new business formation, says CU-Boulder report

Oct. 27, 2015

Despite a dip in business filings in Colorado during the third quarter of 2015 with 25,164 new entities recorded, employment in the state is projected to expand over the next two quarters, according to a University of Colorado Boulder report released Oct. 27 by Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams.

Colorado business confidence notches downward ahead of fourth quarter, says CU-Boulder index

Oct. 1, 2015

The confidence of Colorado business leaders again dipped slightly going into the fourth quarter of 2015, but remains in positive territory, according to the Leeds Business Confidence Index released today by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business.

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University of Colorado campuses retain lofty spots on annual lists

Sept. 8, 2015

The University of Colorado Boulder is No. 37 among top Public National Universities, according to undergraduate rankings released Wednesday by U.S. News & World Report .

Low Colorado oil and gas prices to have cascading effect on state production and revenues

Aug. 20, 2015

Colorado will record a decrease in oil and gas production in 2015 -- the domino-like result of declines across the industry, according to a new study.

Continued business growth anticipated for Colorado in upcoming quarters, says CU-Boulder report

July 24, 2015

With 26,085 business filings in Colorado during the second quarter of 2015, employment in the state is expected to expand during the third and fourth quarters of the year, according to a University of Colorado Boulder report released July 24 by Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams.

At midyear, Colorado poised for continued growth in 2015

July 16, 2015

The Colorado economy continues to expand, outperforming the U.S. economy and reaffirming previous expectations, according to the midyear economic update released today by the University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business.

Plump cartoon characters provoke indulgent eating in kids, says CU-Boulder-led study

July 13, 2015

Children consume more low-nutrition, high-calorie food such as cookies and candy after observing seemingly overweight cartoon characters, according to a first-of-its-kind study led by the University of Colorado Boulder.

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