The Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER) has conducted social and economic research to inform public policy in New Mexico on topics and services including:

      • Economic forecasting
      • Economic and fiscal impact analysis
      • Community and regional development
      • Employment forecast
      • Applied Public Finance
      • Cultural policy and the creative economy
      • Natural resources and the environment
      • Land use and housing policy
      • Cost analysis and process optimization

Please contact Dr. Jeffrey Mitchell, BBER Director, regarding contract research.

For a complete catalog of BBER’s research, see our publications.


Featured Publications:


"Building on the Past, Facing the Future: Renewing the Creative Economy of New Mexico."



"STC.UNM: The Impact of Start-Up Companies on the New Mexico Economy."

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