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Florida Price Level Index 2017

Publication Date:

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Florida Price Level Index (FPLI) was established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential in the Florida Education Finance Program. It represents the cost of hiring comparable personnel across school districts.
The FPLI 2017 is a joint project between the Florida Polytechnic University and the Bureau of Economic and Business Research.

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Florida Price Level Index 2018

Publication Date:

Monday, February 11, 2019

The Florida Price Level Index (FPLI) was established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential in the Florida Education Finance Program. It represents the cost of hiring comparable personnel across school districts.
The FPLI 2019 is a joint project between the Florida Polytechnic University and the Bureau of Economic and Business Research.

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Reports On Trends And Conditions Research: The Impact Of The Internet On Transportation In Florida

Publication Type: Economic Impact, Development, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Public Policy, Transportation
Pages: 18
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, Denslow; Herndon, Jill Boylston; Irwin, Eve
Division: Economic Analysis
The purpose of this paper is to survey current literature on the economic impact of the Internet on transportation. To that end we have searched literature across disciplines including sociology,

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Transportation Issues: Insights For Florida’s History

Publication Type: Cost Effectiveness, Regional Modeling, Public Policy, Taxation, Transportation
Pages: 67
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Herndon, Jill Boylston; Irwin, Eve
Division: Economic Analysis
Among the various uses of history, one is to tell a story. Telling a story involves picking out main themes, weighing competing interpretations of events,

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Florida Long-Term Economic Forecast – 2002 (Discontinued)

Publication Type: Not Available
Pages: 214
Authors: Lenze, David G.
Division: Not Available
Funding for the development and production of this publication has been discontinued. Copies of this final report may be downloaded at no cost.

PDF: https://www.bebr.ufl.edu/sites/default/files/Research%20Reports/volume1-02_0.pdf
https://www.bebr.ufl.edu/sites/default/files/Research%20Reports/volume2-02_0.pdf

Subject Index:
Not Available

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The Response Of Railroad And Truck Freight Shipments To Optimal Excess Capacity Subsidies And Externality Taxes

Publication Type: Benefit-Cost, Cost Effectiveness, Fiscal Impact, Program Evaluation, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Public Policy, Revenue Forecasting, Taxation, Transportation
Pages: 47
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Lenze, David; Irwin, Eve
Division: Economic Analysis
Florida’s public highways are congested. At the same time there is excess capacity on private railroads. Further,

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Florida Price Level Index 2002

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 10
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Not Available
Established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential (DCD) in the Florida Education Finance Program,

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Time-Series Estimates Of Pension Benefits By State 1967-2000

Publication Type: Not Available
Pages: 59
Authors: Lenze, David G.
Division: Not Available
In this paper we describe, compare, and evaluate the available data for preparing time-series estimates of pension benefits by state and present a set of such estimates for the years 1967 to 2000. We conclude that the Current Population Survey is the best source on the basis of timeliness and the length of the time series it can support.

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Transportation Issues: Intermodal Transportation

Publication Type: Benefit-Cost, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Public Policy, Taxation, Transportation
Pages: 24
Authors: Dewey, James F.
Division: Economic Analysis
Intermodal transportation is an increasingly important aspect of Florida’s transportation system, one with the potential to boost the State’s economic development and sustain its environment. As such, intermodalism—the concept behind intermodal transportation—is increasingly drawing attention and consideration from agencies and policy-makers at all levels of government.

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Transportation Issues: Pedestrian Safety

Publication Type: Benefit-Cost, Program Evaluation, Public Policy, Transportation
Pages: 35
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Lenze, David; Irwin, Eve
Division: Economic Analysis
This report uses economic analyses and presents relevant information to help policymakers determine why pedestrian fatality rates in Florida exceed those in the rest of the country.

PDF: https://www.bebr.ufl.edu/sites/default/files/Research%20Reports/pedestrian_safety_report_0.pdf

Subject Index:
Deaths,

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Florida’s Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation Waiver

Publication Type: Cost Effectiveness, Public Policy, Transportation
Pages: 66
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Dai, Chifeng
Division: Economic Analysis
Pursuant to federal regulations governing the renewal of freedom-of-choice waivers, Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) contracted with the Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) at the University of Florida in order to conduct this independent assessment of Florida’s Non-Emergency Transportation (NET) Waiver.

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A Micro-Location Model Of Public Investment In Pedestrian Safety Capital

Publication Type: Benefit-Cost, Public Policy, Transportation
Pages: 23
Authors: Lenze, David G.
Division: Not Available
This paper presents a micro-location model of public investment in pedestrian safety capital. A special case of the model predicts that economies of scale in safety capital can offset the effect of rising population density on the pedestrian fatality rate.

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Florida Price Level Index 2003

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 12
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Not Available
Established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential (DCD) in the Florida Education Finance Program,

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Research On The Florida Education Finance Program-The FPLI, The Sparsity Supplement, And Discretionary Millage

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Education, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Public Policy, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 134
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Lotfinia, Babak
Division: Economic Analysis
In this report, we consider the accuracy and appropriateness of several aspects of the Florida Education Finance Program (FEFP) – the Florida Price Level Index (FPLI),

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Florida County Retail Price And Wage Indices 2004

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 10
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Not Available
This report presents and discusses the 2004 Florida County Retail Price Index, the FCRPI, and the 2004 Florida County Wage Index,

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Florida Price Level Index 2004

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 7
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Not Available
The Florida Price Level Index (FPLI) was established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential (DCD) in the Florida Education Finance Program (FEFP).

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Doing Business In Florida: Florida Statistical Data Resources

Publication Type: Not Available
Pages: 8
Authors: Floyd, Susan S.
Division: Not Available
With a population of over 17 million residents, Florida is the fourth most populous and the third fastest growing state in the nation. It garners national and international interest in demographic, economic, and social statistics from people interested in moving to or visiting the state,

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Tough Choices: Shaping Florida’s Future

Publication Type: Education, Property Taxes, Public Policy, Revenue Forecasting, Taxation
Pages: 461
Authors: Denslow, David; Weissert, Carol
Division: Economic Analysis
In recent years, numerous reports have analyzed Florida’s tax system and argued for change. Although these reports are useful in documenting the current situation, they tend to be one-dimensional—focusing only on the revenue side.

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Florida Price Level Index 2005

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 5
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Not Available
The Florida Price Level Index (FPLI) was established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential (DCD) in the Florida Education Finance Program.

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Florida County Retail Price And Wage Indices 2005

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 7
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Lotfinia, Babak T.
Division: Economic Analysis
This report presents and discusses the 2005 editions of the Florida County Retail Price Index (FCRPI) and the Florida County Wage Index (FCWI),

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The Florida Housing Boom

Publication Type: Cost of Living, Development, Housing, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Public Policy
Pages: 16
Authors: Montes Rojas, Gabriel; McGuire, Sandra T.; Ivey, Susan; Durrenberger, Tom
Division: Not Available
The recent rise and subsequent decline of housing prices, both in Florida and across the nation, have led to speculation about the nature of house prices in general.

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Florida Price Level Index 2006

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 5
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Economic Analysis
The Florida Price Level Index (FPLI) was established by the Legislature as the basis for the District Cost Differential (DCD) in the Florida Education Finance Program.

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Soaring House Prices And Wages Of Local Government Employees

Publication Type: Fiscal Impact, Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Public Policy, Taxation, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 14
Authors: Durrenberger, Tom; Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David
Division: Economic Analysis
Local governments in Florida are concerned that the same soaring house prices that have boosted their revenue base have also increased the wages they have to pay to attract a qualified work force,

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Analytical Services Relating To Property Taxation – PART 2: Revenue Component

Publication Type: Fiscal Impact, Regional Modeling, Housing, Property Taxes, Public Policy, Revenue Forecasting, Taxation
Pages: 264
Authors: Archer, Wayne R.; Denslow, David A.; Dewey, James F.; Gatzlaff, Dean H.; Johns, Tracy L.; Macpherson, David A.; Norrbin, Stefan C.; Schlagenhauf, Donald E.; Scicchitano, Michael J.; Sirmans, G. Stacy; Stroh, Robert C.; Williamson, Anne R.

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Economic Implications Of Florida’s Proposed Property Tax Amendment

Publication Type: Fiscal Impact, Regional Modeling, Housing, Property Taxes, Public Policy, Taxation
Pages: 10
Authors: Dewey, James F.; Denslow, David; Holt, Lynne; Lotfinia, Babak
Division: Economic Analysis
On January 29 of this year, Floridians will vote on a proposed constitutional amendment to reform the state’s property tax system. This proposal arose in response to widespread and growing dissatisfaction with the state’s current system of property taxation.

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Florida County Retail Price And Wage Indices 2006

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 9
Authors: Bureau of Economic and Business Research
Division: Economic Analysis
This report presents and discusses the 2006 editions of the Florida County Retail Price Index (FCRPI) and the Florida County Wage Index (FCWI),

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Occupation Centrality

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets
Pages: 1
Authors: Dewey, Jim; Rojas, Gabriel M.
Division: Economic Analysis
Documentation for Occupational Centrality Paper

PDF: https://www.bebr.ufl.edu/sites/default/files/Research%20Reports/explanation_-_documentation_of_data_and_results_in_inter-city_wage_differentials_and_intra-city_workplace_centralization.pdf

Subject Index:
Economic Analysis Program

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Inter-City Compensating Wage Differentials And Intra-City Workplace Centralization

Publication Type: Regional Modeling, Cost of Living, Housing, Industrial and Occupational Structure, Labor Force and Labor Markets, Wages and Compensation
Pages: 31
Authors: Dewey, Jim; Rojas, Gabriel M.
Division: Economic Analysis
Researchers explore the interaction of inter-city and intra-city compensating wage differentials by occupation conjecting that more central occupations receive higher wage premiums in larger cities,

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