University heads to single system; outcome uncertain August 6, 2019 University of Alaska president Jim Johnsen is locked into a course of merging the UA system into a single institution, hoping to achieve cost savings but also consolidating control of […]
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In this issue we contemplate the stability that POMV brings to the state budge, as well as employment gains fragile but stable.
In this issue we talk about permafrost thaw and it’s opportunities, and new worries over the talent drain out of Alaska
In this issue we discuss how the surge in tourism is sparking new infrastructure, as well as the effects of the organizational turmoil at UAA.
In this issue we discuss the cost of the summer fires, what happens to Prudhoe Bay while BP sale is unresolved, and the results of a campaign to recall the governor.
In this issue we will be discussing the HILCORP/BP deal, the release of a Draft Environmental Impact Statement, as well as the cost of delaying building maintenance for the University of Alaska and more.
In this issue we talk about the Governor’s budget and is it going to keep us in a recession, the new space data center in the Mat-su, and the season that the North Slope had.
In this issue we contemplate the budget mess in Juneau on our economy, UA’s Board of Regents declaring a financial emergency, delay of port reconstruction in Anchorage and much more
In this issue we we discuss what the veto would do to the University of Alaska, bids for the reconstruction project, employment rates and more.
Despite the array of new North Slope projects underway oil production is expected to decline in the near term from 492,000 barrels per day average in state Fiscal Year 2020 (the current budget year ending June 30) and drop further […]