Coronavirus

November Rental Market: Troubling Signs Remain As State Prepares for an Uncertain 2021

By Philip ME Garboden This month, UHERO completed its second quarterly survey of rental property …

Apartment buildings

Estimating COVID-19 Induced Rental Housing Hardship in 2021

By Philip ME Garboden and Isabelle Picciotto Several months ago, UHERO estimated the impact of …

Unique pattern of COVID-19 infection in the State of Hawai‘i

UHERO’s Sumner La Croix and coauthors published “Unique pattern of COVID-19 infection in the State …

Waikiki Beach (photo by little plant from Unsplash)

Annual Hawaii Forecast With Global Outlook: Mainland COVID-19 surge means a bleak winter, but vaccines promise 2021 growth

The Hawaii economy began to recover from the COVID-19 downturn by the end of the …

Map of Safegraph data

Are Hawai’i Residents Staying at Home?

By Justin Tyndall and Joshua Hu Staying at home and avoiding crowded spaces is an …

UHERO partnering in Back on the Wave Oʻahu

The City and County of Honolulu and UHERO’s Ruben Juarez have developed a COVID-19 health …

Beach during sunset

Pre-Travel Testing and Hawaii’s Daily Trans-Pacific Visitors

By James Mak and Carl Bonham The front page headline on Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s October 16 …

Reopening Japanese Tourism in Hawaii: Is it Safe?

In this short policy brief, we aim to answer four questions. 1. Will Japanese tourists …

Hawaii Nonfarm Payroll Growth

Estimating economic conditions during the COVID-19 crisis

By Carl Bonham and Peter Fuleky When the long-lived expansion of the past decade was …