Research Centers

Division of Business & Economic Research

The Division of Business & Economic Research (DBER) provides customized research services to organizations to facilitate strategic planning/problem solving efforts. The DBER publishes numerous periodicals containing statistical information, economic analysis and forecasts, and applied research topics.

The UNO Metropolitan Report

The Metropolitan Report is an annual report highlighting the economic indicators for the New Orleans area and is published by the Division of Business & Economic Research. 

Institute of Economic Development &
Real Estate Research

The Institute of Economic Development & Real Estate Research is a public service division of the College of Business Administration that combines the resources of the Center for Economic Development and the Real Estate Research Center.

Hospitality Research Center

The Hospitality Research Center at UNO is a collaborative effort of the Division of Business and Ecnomic Research (DBER) and the School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Administration (HRT).

Endowed Chairs and Professorships

An endowed chair or professorship is supported by a privately funded endowment. The endowment may cover the faculty salary, research and travel stipends or other associated costs and continues in perpetuity. Endowments afford faculty opportunites for enriching the classroom experience for their students.