Texas Border EconomyTexas Border EconomyJames P. Gaines, Luis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-10-12T05:00:00Zresearch-article
Texas Economy

​​​​​​​​​​The economy along the Texas border differs from that in the rest of the state. Trade closely links the cities on both sides of the Rio Grande. This report discusses four major Texas metropolitan areas and their economic ties to Mexico.

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Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-10-06T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This monthly report offers an overview of the various sectors of the Texas economy, including housing, manufacturing, energy, employment, and trade. 
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Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-10-02T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​The impact of Hurricane Harvey and the subsequent flooding is not fully captured in the August data. The short- and long-run effects of the disaster and recovery process are considered and may result in some data revisions in future reports.​

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Monthly Review of the Texas EconomyMonthly Review of the Texas EconomyAli Anari2017-09-20T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​How does the Texas economy compare with the national one? This report looks at all the angles with a particular focus on employment and unemployment. It includes rankings of various industries by employment.
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Hurricane Harvey Disaster Resources GuideHurricane Harvey Disaster Resources GuideWhere to Find Help on the Road to RecoveryRusty Adams2017-09-19T05:00:00Zresearch-article

​​​​​​​​​​​​Hurricane Harvey caused an estimated $125 billion worth of damage in Texas in August 2017. If you were one of the millions impacted by the storm, this free resource guide can help. 

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New Insurance Law Takes Effect September 1, Just in Time for Harvey AftermathNew Insurance Law Takes Effect September 1, Just in Time for Harvey AftermathRusty Adams2017-08-31T05:00:00Zresearch-article
Legal Issues

​​In the days since Hurricane Harvey, social media posts regarding insurance claims and the recently passed House Bill 1774 have spread like wildfire. This is a summary of the law and how it applies to most people.

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New Tool in the ToolboxNew Tool in the ToolboxRusty Adams2017-08-31T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​​ A transfer on death deed was created to help people of modest means pass on their real estate with a clear title and without using a lawyer. However, a lawyer can help you avoid potential pitfalls.

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Oil ChangeOil ChangeFueling Housing and Land Prices?Valerie Grossman, Enrique Martínez-García, Yongzhi Sun, and Luis B. Torres2017-08-21T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Texas Economy

​​ Even with the recent oil boom and bust, oil prices don’t explain everything happening with housing and land prices.

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Still AffordableStill AffordableJames P. Gaines and Clare Losey2017-08-17T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Texas Economy

​​​Housing affordability for both Texas and the U.S. has declined since the end of 2012. Texas remains more affordable than the nation; however, affordability in some of the state’s major metros is weakening. 

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This Old LoftThis Old LoftDowntown Living in Small Town TexasHarold D. Hunt2017-08-17T05:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​ Almost all small towns in Texas would love to revitalize their downtowns. Lofts can play an important role in reviving neglected old buildings that have historical interest and character.

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