Wyoming’s economy 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 Poll Shows Most Wyomingites Are Conservationists http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/poll-shows-most-wyomingites-are-conservationists <p>A poll conducted by Colorado College reveals that 73% of Wyoming voters think of themselves as conservationists.&nbsp;Program coordinator Brendan Boepple says polled residents also&nbsp;believe that public lands support the state’s economy and that they should not be sold to alleviate deficits.</p> Sat, 09 Feb 2013 01:27:27 +0000 Sara Hossaini 36439 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Poll Shows Most Wyomingites Are Conservationists Farmers Markets Contribute Big Money To Wyoming's Economy http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/farmers-markets-contribute-big-money-wyomings-economy <p>The Wyoming Business Council found that farmers markets contributed more than a million dollars to Wyoming’s economy last year.</p><p>The Business Council’s Cindy Garretson-Weibel says that includes direct sales from the markets, plus additional money people spend in communities when attending farmers markets.</p><p>She says farmers markets give producers marketing opportunities, and that meeting consumers face-to-face can be good for business.</p> Mon, 24 Sep 2012 17:49:18 +0000 Willow Belden 30514 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Farmers Markets Contribute Big Money To Wyoming's Economy Election year politics are derailing efforts to improve Wyoming’s economy http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/election-year-politics-are-derailing-efforts-improve-wyoming-s-economy <p>President Obama is chiding Congress for not acting on his slimmed down plan to spur economic growth in Wyoming and elsewhere. Matt Laslo reports from Washington that election year politicking is expected to derail this latest effort to get the economy moving.</p> Fri, 11 May 2012 22:28:20 +0000 Matt Laslo 23936 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Election year politics are derailing efforts to improve Wyoming’s economy