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Voices of the Peninsula: Setnet ban initiative is an anti-salmon initiative

...have tracked it.According to an analysis of Alaska's commercial seafood industry conducted by the Alaska-based McDowell Group, sockeye taken in Cook Inlet setnet fisheries generate a big impact in Alaska because the expenditure per fish is...
Study says Pebble Mine would impact Alaska's economy considerably

...Research. The economic analysis firm IHS Global Insight completed the study; Alaska-based economic research firm McDowell group contributed to it.The report says the value of the proposed mine's annual output would be between $1.5 and...
Exploration off 38%, producing mines strong

...2012.The data was gathered by McDowell Group, a Juneau-based consulting...the Alaska Miners Association.McDowell Group's 2013 figures were released...Denali Borough, according to the McDowell Group data.About $100.2 million...
Record pink harvest creates market glut

...So at this point even despite the heavy catch it looks like it's going OK."Seafood analyst Andy Wink of the McDowell Group, which works with the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute, said the current inventory on pinks could last about 2...
Voices of the Peninsula: An open letter to Borough Mayor Dave Carey

...employers on the Peninsula with more than 280 employees. * The economic impact of the college in 2007 as measured by the McDowell Group was: * Total impact = $19 million * Direct spending in the borough = $10.4 million, which resulted in an additional...
Soldotna chamber to move?: City council considers concept for new location

...I think pulling across that traffic is going to be difficult." Market analysis conducted in October 2009 by the McDowell Group confirmed that there is also strong community support for such an undertaking. It isn't yet clear if the 20,000...
Visitor center move would benefit Soldotna

...are no doubt questions about this proposition, and we want to answer some we have heard. Why do this at all? The McDowell Group prepared a feasibility and sustainability study for an enlarged visitor center and a future convention center. The...
Kenai Peninsula College produces more than just caps, gowns

...provides the local economy in terms of the people it employs and the money it spends though. The school recently had the McDowell Group, a research firm based out of Juneau and Anchorage, study just that. "The Contributions of Kenai Peninsula College...
State must diversify for jobs: Mining can play an important role in the future of Alaska

...impacts of Alaska's mining industry recently were released in a report prepared for the Alaska Miners Association by McDowell Group Inc., a well-known economic consulting firm with offices in Anchorage, Kodiak and Juneau. This report can be...
Better diversity in schools leads to diverse workplace

...are negative in regard to the overall economy, they are positive about their own prospects. In a contract with the McDowell Group, an Alaska research and consulting firm, AEDC conducted a survey of 213 Anchorage businesses to determine how confident...


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