Business and Economics

Airport Authority's Economic Impact Estimated at $7.4 Billion a Year

Apr 6, 2018 Most recent estimate shows nearly 50 percent increase in economic impact in the past five years.

Report: Pima County Has Highest Property Tax Rate in Arizona

Apr 5, 2018 While the rate is highest in the state, it is below the national average.

Tucson Teachers Demand Better Pay During Downtown March

Apr 4, 2018 Hundreds marched from two schools and plan weekly demonstrations to get lawmakers' attention.

Bill to Extend Rio Nuevo Passes Arizona Senate

Mar 29, 2018 The bill would maintain the special taxation district through 2035.

Money and Politics: What Do the Donations Buy?

Mar 29, 2018 A small screenprinting business keeps afloat with orders from candidates and other political causes.

I-10 Widening Project to Begin Next Week

Mar 28, 2018 Freeway will go to six lanes from Casa Grande To Tucson

Gov. Ducey Suspends Uber From Autonomous Testing

Mar 27, 2018 The move comes in the wake of a pedestrian fatality in Tempe last week.

UA Economist: Arizona Industries Could be Vulnerable to Retaliatory Tariffs

Mar 26, 2018 Eller professor explains what impact new tariffs have on the state's economy.

Money and Politics: Which Occupations Donate Most to Arizona Governor Candidates?

Mar 26, 2018 In campaign finance, CEOs and retirees are putting the most money into the gubernatorial race.

Unemployment Down in State, Flat in Tucson, Report Says

Mar 22, 2018 Businesses services were the fastest-growing sector in Tucson market.

Economist: Trump Tariffs Could Cost Jobs in Places Like Arizona

Mar 22, 2018 UA professor George Hammond cites potential rise in the cost of targeted materials.

Supervisors to Vote on Two New Tenants for Old Courthouse

Mar 19, 2018 University of Arizona and Visit Tucson may split the majority of the courthouse's square footage.

Report: More Jobs in Pima County's Future

Mar 16, 2018 The report predicts Arizona will add 150,000 by 2020.

Number of Tucson Homes for Sale Hits Historic Low

Mar 14, 2018 Despite inventory being at an all-time low, price growth remains in check.

New Shuttle Service Coming to Sabino Canyon, Replacing 2-Decade Operator

Mar 12, 2018 The new operator plans to deploy an all-electric fleet over five years.

Aerospace Company to Close Tucson Facility, Eliminating 413 Jobs

Mar 9, 2018 Company Rockwell Collins points to less demand for a certain kind of aircraft seating.

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