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Applied Economics is an economic consulting firm based in Phoenix, Arizona that specializes in school population projects and other socioeconomic modeling, economic development, and economic and fiscal impact assessment. Our clients include school districts in two states, and local governments and regional economic development organizations nationwide.

Applied Economics was formed in 1995 to specialize in technical approaches to economic and demographic research and solutions. The partners began working together in the late 1980's at Mountain West Research, a western regional economic and real estate consulting firm acquired in 1990 by Coopers and Lybrand.

At Applied Economics, we strive to provide our clients a personalized and responsive approach to problem solving, employing information technologies to produce informed solutions. We utilize the diverse skills of our staff and draw upon our connections with outside experts, if needed, to provide the best qualified team for each project.