The Connection

Economic Development and Our Community

Articles exploring how The University of Texas at Dallas interacts with and impacts the larger Dallas-Fort Worth community.

Resources for Economic Developers: Common Economic Data Sources (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
January 25, 2023



Making Sense of Confidence Measurements (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
November 23, 2022

Resources for Economic Developers: Visualizing Property Data (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
September 28, 2022

UTD Student Employment and Internship Opportunities Expanded by the Opening of the DART Silver Line
June 27, 2022

Growth in Our Region: Evaluating UT Dallas Enrollment and Regional Workforce Changes (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
June 22, 2022

Workers by Drive Time Radius to Top 10 Business Parks in DFW (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
May 18, 2022

Economic Development Updates in the Metroplex, April 2022 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
April 27, 2022

Alternative Data Sources for Economic Development: Long-Term Economic Indicators, March 2021 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
March 9, 2022

Skills Analysis for UT Dallas Profiles - Part II: Arts, Entertainment, and Spectator Sports Workers in DFW, 2021 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
February 21, 2022

Alternative Data Sources for Labor Market Studies (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
January 24, 2022


NTX Life Sciences: Analyzing the Biotechnology R&D Industry (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
November 22, 2021

Skills Analysis for UT Dallas Profiles - Part I: Business Operations and Financial Specialists in DFW, 2021 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
October 20, 2021

Cost of Living Indicators for Select Major Metropolitan Areas (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
September 7, 2021

STEM Employment Growth - Projected Growth in DFW STEM Employment, 2019 to 2029: Mathematical Science Occupations (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
May 21, 2021

Professionals in DFW: Workers by Drive Time to Major Cities (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
May 10, 2021

DFW’s Young Labor Force: Residents and Workers Under 25 Years Old (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
April 27, 2021

Women in STEM Occupations in DFW, 2015-2019 Employment and Earnings (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
March 10, 2021

STEM Employment Growth - Projected Growth in DFW STEM Employment, 2019 to 2029: Computer Occupations (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
February 24, 2021


DFW’s Evolving Labor Market, Part III: Local Cities’ Employment by Industry, 2018 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
September 18, 2020

DFW’s Evolving Labor Market, Part II: Local Employment by Occupation, 1990 to 2018 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
September 4, 2020

DFW’s Evolving Labor Market, Part I: Local Employment by Industry, 1990 to 2018 (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
August 21, 2020

DFW’s Future Freshmen: How UT Dallas Can Capitalize on Local Students, Part II (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
August 5, 2020

Working From Home in DFW: An Occupational and Industrial Breakdown (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
July 17, 2020

DFW College Graduates: A Closer Look at Educational Attainment (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
July 7, 2020

DFW’s Future Freshmen: How UT Dallas Can Capitalize on Local Students (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
June 15, 2020

Campus to Career: Employment Outcomes for Business Analytics Graduates (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
June 2, 2020

Campus to Career: Employment Outcomes for Computer Science Graduates (PDF [Portable Document Format File] )
April 1, 2020