The Institute for Applied Economics (IAE) is a data-driven, results oriented team within the organization. It is here where you will find how we like to look at data through a spatial lens in order to assist our clients and partners in making the most informed decisions

Recent Reports

Sports in the Los Angeles Basin

The Los Angeles Basin (comprised of Los Angeles and Orange counties) is one of the two largest markets for collegiate and professional sports in the United States. The partnership between … Continued


The Power of Procurement

Women-owned small businesses make up a significant proportion of all firms in t he Los Angeles region with just over 20 percent of all businesses in the Los Angeles region … Continued


Areas of Focus