Economic Analysis Division http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Economic Outlook For Wyoming Shows Moderate Growth http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/economic-outlook-wyoming-shows-moderate-growth <p>The June edition of <em>Wyoming Insight</em>, published by the Economic Analysis Division, shows positive growth in a number of areas across the state.&nbsp; The report tracks economic conditions in Wyoming.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">State economist Jim Robinson is the author of the report.&nbsp; He says the revenue outlook for the state is consistent across both energy and business indexes.</span></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:31:22 +0000 Chelsea Biondolillo 60755 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Economic Outlook For Wyoming Shows Moderate Growth Wyoming cost of living rises http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-cost-living-rises <div style="margin:0;"><span lang="en-US"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt;"><font size="3"><span style="font-size:13pt;">The cost of living in Wyoming rose in the second quarter of 2012, compared with the same time last year. Wed, 03 Oct 2012 23:50:44 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 30970 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming cost of living rises State Reveals Inflation Numbers And Wyoming's Most Expensive County http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/state-reveals-inflation-numbers-and-wyomings-most-expensive-county <p>Teton County is the most expensive county in the Wyoming to live in, compared to the statewide average. That&rsquo;s according to the State Economic Analysis Division.</p><p>Amy Bittner is a senior economist with the Economic Analysis Division. The statewide average index number is 100, and Bittner says in Teton County, the index number for consumer goods reached 133 in the fourth quarter of last year.</p> Fri, 06 Apr 2012 23:43:21 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 22275 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org State Reveals Inflation Numbers And Wyoming's Most Expensive County Falling prices could slow Wyoming gas development http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/falling-prices-could-slow-wyoming-gas-development <p>Natural gas prices have declined steadily in recent months. The price of gas produced at the Opal Hub in south central Wyoming has dropped by about 60 cents since June.</p><p>Jim Robinson is the senior economist for the state Economic Analysis Division. He says gas development has grown in Wyoming, but it&rsquo;s increasing drastically in other states as well, including Pennsylvania and New York.</p> Tue, 03 Jan 2012 00:10:22 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 17437 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Falling prices could slow Wyoming gas development Oil and gas jobs up in 2011 http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/oil-and-gas-jobs-2011 <p>Oil and gas jobs in Wyoming rose sharply in 2011, according to the state Economic Analysis Division.</p><p>There were more than 18,000 drilling, mining and support jobs in Wyoming as of November. That&rsquo;s almost 3,000 more than a year before.</p><p>State Senior Economist Jim Robinson says these jobs are a subsector of the mining industry, and this growth is a sign of a thriving energy industry.</p> Mon, 02 Jan 2012 14:16:01 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 17410 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Oil and gas jobs up in 2011