Matsumoto's shave ice

Unemployment and Underemployment in Hawaii: A Troubling Picture

By James Mak, Justin Tyndall and Carl Bonham In 2019 Hawaii recorded one of the …

Shoppers in line outside of Costco

How Can the State Government Restore Fiscal Balance?

The impact of COVID-19 and the efforts taken to contain it have led to a …

Kakaako construction

Early UI Data Reveals Differential Impacts of the Economic Shutdown

By Justin Tyndall and Philip Garboden Two weeks ago the Hawaii Department of Labor and …

Sumner La Croix on diversifying Hawai’i’s economy

Waikiki hotel hope

UHERO Forecast with Scenario Analysis: Battered by COVID-19, Hawaii begins to reopen

The novel coronavirus crisis hit Hawaii with devastating effect. The abrupt economic shut-down, while successful …

Mapping unemployment claims

Mapping Unemployment Claims in Hawai’i

By Justin Tyndall The labor market impact of COVID-19 is likely to vary across different …

Weekly update at House Select Committee on COVID-19 Meeting

Carl Bonham on KITV’s Coronavirus special (video)

Carl Bonham on PBS Insights: COVID-19 in Hawaiʻi (video)