About

Forecast boy with binocularsRutgers Economic Advisory Service (R/ECON™) was founded in 1992 as part of the Center for Urban Policy Research (CUPR) as part of its effort to improve the quality and accessibility of tools for economic forecasting and policy simulation. R/ECON provides private-sector and government entities with a comprehensive set of tools for analyzing the New Jersey economy. These include an econometric forecasting model and an input-output model.

Our expert staff continually analyzes the New Jersey economy. Our forecasting models and other tools are up-to-date and tailored to the needs of organizations working in the state. R/ECON is committed to providing unbiased, quality forecasting services to the state’s diverse business community and government.

R/ECON offers subscribers two long-term and two short-term economic forecasts of New Jersey each year, use of an input-output model, semiannual conferences, and two days of consulting services. Specialized consulting services are available to subscribers and others on a fee-for-service basis.