FOR-UNM Economic Forecasting Service

FOR-UNM is BBER’s subscription-based economic forecasting service for New Mexico. Since 1979, FOR-UNM has provided the state legislature, state and local government agencies, private businesses and nonprofit organizations with statewide and regional economic forecasts. Forecast variables include employment and earnings by industry, personal income, unemployment rate, civilian labor force, oil and gas production, and housing. Subscribers to the FOR-UNM service receive quarterly forecasts in Excel format, written analyses of the US, New Mexico and regional economies, and are invited to participate in quarterly forecast meetings. Summary reports of the forecast are available to subscribers of the FOR-UNM Bulletin.

Subscribers may logon via the Subscriber page. 

Contact Dr. Jeffrey Mitchell for information about FOR-UNM. 


UNM Bureau of Business and Economic Research • Onate Hall at The University of New Mexico
303 Girard Blvd. NE, Suite 116; Albuquerque, NM 87106 • 505.277.2216 Main • 505.277.6626 Data Bank