Maine Center for Business and Economic Research

MCBER's Clients

  • American Automobile Association
  • Androscoggin Valley Council of Governments
  • TD Banknorth Group
  • Coastal Enterprises, Inc.
  • Consensus Economic Forecasting Commission
  • Consumers Water Company
  • Cooperative Extension Service
  • Cumberland County Civic Center
  • Eastern Maine Development Corporation
  • Economic Development Council of Maine
  • Greater Portland Council of Governments
  • Hannaford Brothers
  • Health Watch Technologies, LLC
  • Institute for Real Estate Research and Education
  • Kennebec Valley Council of Governments
  • LL Bean
  • Mainebiz
  • Maine Council on Economic Education
  • Maine Dept. of Economic and Community Development
  • Maine Department of Labor
  • Maine Department of Transportation
  • Maine Development Foundation
  • Maine Enterprise Council
  • Maine Legislature
  • Maine Manufacturing Association
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Maine Office of Innovation
  • Maine Revenue Service
  • Maine Small Business Development Centers
  • Maine State Planning Office
  • Maine Technology Institute
  • Maine Turnpike Authority
  • National Oceanographic and Atmospheric
  • Administration
  • New England Association of Cable Television Operators
  • New England Economic Project
  • Northern Maine Development Commission
  • Northrup, Devine & Tarbell, Inc.
  • Pan Atlantic Consulting
  • Portland Chamber of Commerce
  • Portland Stage Company
  • Portland Water District
  • Southern Maine Economic Development District
  • Stinson/Bumblebee Foods
  • The Corporate Library
  • UNUM
  • Verizon

New Publications

"Building ARIMA and ARIMAX Models for Predicting Long-Term Disability Benefit Application Rates in the Public/Private Sectors"

Authored by MCBER staff and published by the Society of Actuaries Health Section, this report investigates two statistical approaches to forecasting long-term disability benefit claims.

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