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News & Events


  • Jobs Galore, November 2016
    The Business Observer, a weekly newspaper published for the Gulf Coast of Florida, published an article featuring highlights on a discussion with Dr. Jerry Parrish, the chief economist for the Florida Chamber Foundation.  The FGCU IDI is among the various pieces of data cited by Dr. Parrish in the article.
  • What’s the Headline? Jobs, Jobs, Jobs, October 2016
    SRQ Magazine, a monthly magazine published for Sarasota, Manatee, and the Gulf Keys, published an article detailing an upcoming job fair for the local economy.  The author, Mark Pritchett, spoke with Dr. Jerry Parrish, the chief economist for the Florida Chamber Foundation, about the lack of diversity in the Sarasota economy.  The FGCU IDI was referenced by Dr. Parrish when speaking on the subject.
  • Florida’s Bottom Line, Fall Edition 2016, Fall 2016
    Florida’s Bottom Line is Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater’s quarterly economic magazine, providing the reader with the latest news and analysis for Florida’s economic and financial health.  The FGCU IDI was mentioned in the Fall 2016 edition of Florida’s Bottom Line.


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