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My Turn: Untapped potential in the Arctic

...Beaufort and Chukchi seas could generate as many as 50,000 jobs, according to a 2011 study by the Anchorage firm Northern Economics.The Obama administration's recent decision giving Shell the go-ahead to drill exploratory wells in the Chukchi...
Bering Straits Native Corp. seeks land for future Arctic port

...development, according to a recent Northern Economics study.Commissioned by Bering...or OCS, energy resources.Northern Economics Inc. is an more than 40 feet deep.Northern Economics concluded that oil and gas...
Forecast: Economy will stay 'flat' an economic forecast by Northern Economics.The Anchorage-based company's...the prediction. Overall, Northern Economics predicted a statewide increase...effect, too."Last year, Northern Economics predicted for 2013 that Alaska's...
My Turn: Medicaid expansion has majority support, just not 'the majority'

...federal funds that will bolster the economy, increasing to roughly $200 million per year by 2020. According to Northern Economics, their midline estimate says Medicaid expansion will initially create roughly 1,500 jobs, up to 4,000 by 2020...
State raises ferry rates starting Jan. 1

...Ketchikan. The report, drafted by Northern Economics, recommended that AMHS that proposed goal, the Northern Economics report recommends the state...she had not yet seen it.The Northern Economics plan took on the "fairness...
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My Turn: Accepting Medicaid dollars would benefit Alaska

...The Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium (ANTHC) published a commissioned report from the Urban Institute and Northern Economics, Inc., on the benefits to Alaska of expanding Medicaid as allowed through the Affordable Care Act. The report...
My Turn: Medicaid expansion is right for Alaska

...expansion that his administration commissioned more than a year ago. However, an authoritative study by Alaska-based Northern Economics, Inc. (NEI) demonstrates that Medicaid expansion is right for Alaska. The data is so compelling that the Alaska...
Alaska economist: Cut state spending by $1.5B

...years, would "strangle the same economy that it hopes to save," he said.Halcro and economist Jonathan King of Northern Economics Inc. said cuts to state spending are necessary but a spending reduction of more than 20 percent would damage an...
Kings may drive news, but sockeyes drive Inlet economy

...the state of Alaska, you don't find that disparity anywhere else in the state."A recent report produced by Northern Economics for the Cook Inlet commercial fishing and processor advocacy group Alaska Salmon Alliance measured the ex-vessel...
Bristol Bay economy still hurting

...harvests. A new report by Northern Economics, an Anchorage consulting firm...of Labor. According to the Northern Economics study, residents in the two...boroughs is about 3,150. Northern Economics recommended changing fishing...


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