2,000-foot oil and gas setbacks could cost Colorado up to $11 billion in GDP a year and 62,000 jobs

Common Sense Policy Roundtable, Denver South Economic Development Partnership, and Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation

January 26, 2016   DENVER— A 2,000-foot statewide setback for oil and gas wells could result in slower economic growth for Colorado’s economy and state revenue, according to a study commissioned by the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation, the Denver South Economic Development Partnership and the Common Sense Policy Roundtable. The study, based on commodity […]

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 Colorado August Jobs Report Analysis and Other Economic Indicators—September 18, 2015

Year-over-Year Employment Percent Change

By Brian Lewandowski, Associate Director, Business Research Division, Leeds School of Business The July state jobs report was released today, with the preliminary numbers showing a month-over-month increase in employment (2,400 jobs, 0.1%) and an upward revision (2,800 jobs) to the July estimates. According to data from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (CDLE) […]

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 Colorado February Jobs Report Analysis and Other Economic Indicators—May 27, 2015

By Brian Lewandowski, Associate Director, Business Research Division, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder The April jobs report was released for Colorado today, with the preliminary numbers showing a month-over-month increase in employment (4,200 jobs, 0.2%) and an upward revision to the March estimates. According to data from the Colorado Department of Labor […]

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 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Heidi Ganahl joins Board of Common Sense Policy Roundtable

Heidi Ganahl

June 30th, 2015 Denver – Earl Wright, Chairman of the Board of Common Sense Policy Roundtable, (CSPR), announced today that Heidi Ganahl, Founder and CEO of Camp Bow Wow, joined the Board of Directors. “Heidi is a highly successful entrepreneur,” said Wright. “Her boundless energy and fresh ideas will be instrumental as we continue our […]

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 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Charlie McNeil joins Board of Common Sense Policy Roundtable

Charlie McNeil

May 18th, 2015 Denver -Earl Wright, Chairman of the Board of Common Sense Policy Roundtable (CSPR), announced today that long-time Colorado philanthropist Charlie McNeil joined the Board of Directors. “Charlie has a wealth of experience in the energy, mining, and power industries,” said Wright. “That experience will be invaluable to CSPR as we continue our […]

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