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Stats: Florida Wages

Florida's median wage in 1979: $11.14. In 2005: $13.47 Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

All Bets Are Off

Increased competition is raising the stakes for pari-mutuels. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Stats: University Investment Boost

Public and private investment in research at Florida’s major universities totaled more than $1.6 billion in 2006, according to a survey by the technology transfer directors of 13 Florida research... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Timeshares: Vacationing in Florida

The timeshare industry’s impact on the state’s economy increased 25.6% from 2002 to 2005, according to results of a study conducted by PricewaterhouseCoopers for the American Resort Development Association. Other... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Statewide Business Briefs - Aug. 2007

Cuban Trade Boost; Immigrant Pursuits; Alternative Fuel Supply Lines; UF Tech Ranking Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Data: Floridian's Average Tax Liability

Florida, Georgia and North Carolina Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Programing Boost

A new state law gives TV viewers more options. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Statewide Players - Aug. 2007

Tommy Boroughs, Florida Energy Commission; Linda Carrick-Warfield, International Council of Shopping Centers; John N. Rigsby, Bright House Networks; Charlie Crist's new nine-member Commission on Open Government: Barbara Petersen, Gerald Bailey, Bob Butter Read more »
Published on 8/1/2007

Election Results

Political operatives worry about how to play Florida’s new, early Jan. 29 presidential primary date. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2007

Tax Squeeze

Thirty-five percent of Florida small-business owners are considering reducing staff or benefits in the face of rising property taxes. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Online Access

Within the next five to 10 years every Floridian's medical records may be little more than a click away. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2007

Statewide Business Briefs - May 2007

Engineering: PBS&J; Banking: Banco Bibao Vizcaya Argentina; Florida's Economy: Dropout Costs Read more »
Published on 5/1/2007

Statewide Players - May 2007

Hank Klein, Flager Real Estate; Lori Perham, AARP; Bill Moss, CB Richard Ellis; Mary Lou Rajchel, Florida Trucking Association Read more »
Published on 5/1/2007

Coming Up Short

Florida had a smaller ratio of doctoral scientists and engineers in 2003 than any of its competitor states or the nation. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2007

Overdue

The deck is stacked against a quick recovery. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2007

Backbone

From its enactment in 2001, the plan to restore what remains of the Everglades has been a vehicle with a lot of moving pieces. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

Smaller, Stronger

Holland & Knight Managing Partner Howell Melton has closed 10 of H&K's 28 U.S. offices. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

Innovators

Along with highlights of economic conditions around the state, this year's Economic Yearbook issue focuses on the innovators who are playing such an important role as Florida's economy evolves. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

Adapting

Can Florida become a model for how U.S. states adapt to climate change? Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

Trendsetters - Healthcare - April 07

Stephen Sanders, School of Physical Education, USF; Lisa Witherspoon, XRKade Research Lab, USF; Todd Keller, IMC Healthcare; Frank Sacco, Memorial Healthcare System; Kelley Rice-Schild, Floridean Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Nisha M. Broodie, Univer Read more »
Published on 4/1/2007

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