The Haas Center for Business Research and Economic Development
is the premier source for information about the Northwest Florida economy and people. Its mission is to empower each individual, business and policy maker we serve with the highest quality economic and demographic knowledge needed to contribute responsibly and creatively to a complex world. Located on the main campus of the University of West Florida, the Haas Center for Business Research and Economic Development collects, analyzes, and distributes economic data for clients seeking expert economic advice. We exist to help entrepreneurs and industry leaders--from traditional manufacturing to emerging technologies--meet their information needs in the modern economy.