EBRC Video

EBRC Video

EBRC staff frequently appear as experts in news interviews across media platforms.  The Center also produces regular videos reviewing the economic outlook for Arizona each quarter incorporating new information and business conditions.

Tucson, Arizona December 3, 2021 - Eller’s George Hammond and former Chase Chief Economist Anthony Chan discuss what to expect for the local, state, national, and global economies as the pandemic continues to inject more uncertainty into the outlook.


December 4, 2020 - Due to the pandemic, we featured our annual flagship event the Eller Economic Outlook on ZOOM.

Watch event video with George Hammond, Anthony Chan and Jennifer Pullen.

Friday, May 15, 2020 - EBRC Director George Hammond discusses the pandemic's economic impacts on Arizona's economy and the reopening of businesses in this Arizona 360 interview with AZPM's Lorraine Rivera.

May 5, 2020 - Navigating the Impacts of COVID-19 for Small Business - EBRC director Dr. George Hammond give the economic perspective in this City of Tucson Economic Initiatives Webinar.

April 21, 2020 - EBRC Director Dr. George Hammond discusses how the situation with oil prices could impact Arizonans in this KGUN-9 interview.

March 31, 2020 - EBRC Director George Hammond discusses the COVID-19 recession and factors that will impact the speed of economic recovery once the virus is controlled in this Arizona 360 interview with Lorraine Rivera.

March 13, 2020 - In this Arizona 360 interview with Lorraine Rivera, EBRC Director George Hammond reviews the recession outlook and Covid-19 will impact Arizona's economy.

January 10, 2020 - If you missed the event, no worries! Check out this terrific AZPM video covering all the presentations and panel discussions. What does the automated future hold for you? How is automation creating jobs? What training/retraining is available now in Tucson? How will it impact jobs in Pima County. You’ll find answers here in this fast-paced forum with local industry and education leaders presented at The University of Arizona on Jan 10, 2020.


August 9, 2019 - Arizona 360 presents exploring automation’s impact on industry and jobs in Arizona. Coverage includes AZPM's Lorraine Rivera's discussion with University of Arizona Eller College of Management economist George Hammond about his study "Impacts of Automation on Pima County Employment" estimating the number of jobs in Tucson at risk of automation. 

December 7, 2019 - EBRC Director George Hammond presents the year-end economic outlook for Arizona.

October 25, 2019 - EBRC's MAP Dashboard Coordinator and Senior Research Economist Jennifer Pullen in an AZPM interview with Lorraine Rivera.

September 1, 2019 - EBRC Director George Hammond discusses 3rd quarter 2019 economic forecast for Arizona as well as the 30-year horizon long-run forecast which EBRC estimates each fall. He also discusses recession risks going into 2020.