Economy

Ka’ena Point State Park, Oahu (Photo by James Mak)

Charging Higher User Fees to Tourists at Hawaii’s State Parks

By James Mak “Ua mau ke ea o ka aina i ka pono” [1] In …

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 …

Recover to Resilience Steps Toward the Post-COVID Economy

Recovery to Resilience: Steps Toward the Post-COVID Economy

Wednesday, October 21, 8:00 am Register on Zoom and submit questions in advance HERE. Covid-19 …

Recovery: Challenges & Opportunities for Hawai‘i’s Economy

Date Friday, October 23, 2020 at 11:00am – 12:00pm Details Join Provost Michael Bruno for …

Screenshot of Carl Bonham speaking on Big Island Video News.

Carl Bonham on Hawaii’s Recovery for Big Island News

On Monday, economic recovery in Hawaiʻi was discussed by members of the House Select Committee …

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UHERO State Forecast Update: Hawaii in early stages of recovery, then a setback

Hawaii’s COVID-19 resurgence put the brakes on a very tentative economic recovery. The further delay …

Figure 2: Time plot of the index (black) and nonfarm payrolls and the Philadelphia Fed coincident index (red).

Nowcasting the Trajectory of the COVID-19 Recovery:
The Weekly UHERO Economic Pulse

By Peter Fuleky COVID-19 has brought the longest period of economic expansion in modern history …

Nowcasting the Trajectory of the COVID-19 Recovery

I develop a weekly coincident index of economic activity in the State of Hawaii. The …

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Survey results for woman owned businesses

By Philip Garboden and Isabelle Picciotto An update to the original survey results: https://uhero.hawaii.edu/survey-update-shows-widespread-hardship-for-local-businesses/ These …