CBER has been a leading producer of data and research on the Maine economy for more than 25 years. A joint center of the Muskie School and the USM School of Business, CBER is a University Center funded in part by the U.S. Economic Development Administration. The Center produces long range forecasts of the Maine economy, publishes the semi-annual Maine Business Indicators and provides technical assistance and applied research to a variety of state and local agencies concerned with economic development in Maine.
Center for Business and Economic Research
"Factors Affecting Costs in Medicaid Populations With Behavioral Health Disorders," article in Medical Care (authors: Catherine McGuire, Deborah Thayer)
"The Impact of Work on the Mental Health of Parents of Children with Disabilities," article in Family Relations (author: Lisa Morris)