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Colleges and universities have long played an integral role in the regional economic ecosystem, and while higher education has weathered many proverbial storms, nothing has rocked things quite like the COVID-19 pandemic. Cuts to funding, declines in enrollment, and the loss of population in some college towns from the switch to online learning are just the beginning of how institutions are being impacted from an economic perspective.
During this webinar, Emsi economists Anna Brown (Vice President of Higher Education Consulting) and Hannah Ruffridge (Director of Higher Education Consulting) were joined by Amy Whitehead, Chief of Staff at University of Central Arkansas (UCA) to discuss the critical role of economic impact analysis in helping institutions respond to these challenges. The panel discussed various topics, including:
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Economist & VP of Consulting
Economist & Director of Consulting
Chief of Staff
University of Central Arkansas