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BBR contributes to important new study on campus sexual assault

IC²’s Bureau of Business Research provides methodological expertise to groundbreaking study at 13 UT System universities.  More

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BBR study demonstrates economic value of Texas public libraries

IC²’s Bureau of Business Research analyzed key library services and found that Texas public libraries had a $2.6 billion economic impact in 2015.  More

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BBR team releases Texas human trafficking estimates

The Bureau of Business Research announces prevalence estimates and economic impact data on human trafficking in a major new study with partners from UT’s Institute on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (IDVSA) and Allies Against Slavery.   More

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Texas Public Libraries: Economic Benefits and Return on Investment, 2017

Public libraries in the State of Texas provide significant economic benefits for their communities. Collectively, in FY2015, Texas public libraries were found to provide $2.628 billion in benefits while costing $566 million, a return on investment of $4.64 for each …  More

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Human Trafficking by the Numbers: The Initial Benchmark of Prevalence and Economic Impact for Texas

Report from the Statewide Human Trafficking Mapping Project of Texas, a collaboration among the Institute on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault (IDVSA) and the Bureau of Business Research at The University of Texas at Austin as well as Allies Against …  More

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BBR Director Kellison to serve as President of AUBER

Bruce Kellison has been named president of the Association for University Business and Economic Research.  More

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New leadership and direction at the IC² Institute

Dr. Robert A. Peterson has stepped down as Director of the IC² Institute, a position he has held since 2013.  More

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Briefly: BBR sexual assault study, oil prices, personality tests, and Portuguese startups

Researchers and program managers from IC² Institute programs in the news.  More

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BBR to take part in 13-campus study of sexual assault in higher education

The IC² Institute’s Bureau of Business Research will be a partner in the most comprehensive study on sexual assaults ever conducted on a college campus.  More

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Health and Well-Being: Texas Statewide Sexual Assault Prevalence Study

Final report from a study conducted in 2015 on the prevalence of sexual assault in Texas. The study was based on a statewide telephone survey conducted in English and Spanish using a randomly selected, representative sample of 1,203 adult Texans. …  More

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