Office of Economic Analysis

The Office of Economic Analysis is part of the School of Business' Strategic Partnership Program linking academic programs at the College of Charleston with key segments of the Lowcountry economy.  The primary objective of this office is to provide objective analysis and interpretation of economic data and trends in the international, national, regional and local economy.

For more information regarding the research of the Office of Economic Analysis please refer to the following:

Economic Forecasts and Outlook

Presentations and Reports  

Frank Hefner, Ph.D., Office Director and Professor of Economics

Mark Witte, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Economics

Economic research is also conducted jointly with the Office of Tourism Analysis and the Carter Center in Real Estate.