​​​CENTER FOR ECONOMIC RESEARCH

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CER is an Arizona State Data Center affiliate, receiving and disseminating U.S. Census Bureau data to local governments and nongovernmental data users at no charge or on a cost-recovery or reimbursable basis.

Community speaking engagements

Contact us to schedule community speaking engagements.  

Robert Carreira, Ph.D.

Chief Economist

Sierra Vista, Douglas, Bisbee & Benson, Arizona 

CER produces four publications annually as part of its Cochise County Economic Outlook Publication Series (Sierra Vista Economic Outlook, Douglas Economic Outlook, Bisbee Economic OutlookBenson Economic Outlook). These are released in conjunction with annual economic outlook luncheons held in those cities.

state data center affiliate

Cochise College Center for Economic Research, founded in 1995, provides economic information, analysis, and forecasting to help leaders in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors make better-informed decisions and helps educate residents of Cochise County on the local, state, and national economy through public presentations, newspaper columns, radio show appearances, and social media networking. CER is a member of the Association for University Business and Economic Research.

MEDIA RELATIONS and community outreach

Press releases on local economic issues

Employment, sales, housing market, cost of living, and more. Contact us to be added to the press release email list.  

Media inquiries

Contact us for inquiries on the local economy for newspaper and other media coverage.

Radio and television appearances

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