Economic Modeling Specialists International or EMSI Analyst is a web-based tool that provides access
to key regional information on human capital, industries, and occupations.   Data is available for any
county, zip, MSA or multi-state region.  The data is a composite of more than 80 federal, state, and
private data sources.  

Analyst is used by education professionals to improve connections between their programs and the
labor market.  Analyst is used by workforce experts to analyze labor markets so they can connect
employers with jobs seekers.  Analyst provides Economic developers with the data necessary to better
serve local businesses, educators and workforce professionals.   

EMSI's custom economic analysis includes the following types of reports:
  • Impact Studies (education, workforce and industry)
  • Targeted industry/cluster analyses
  • Workforce/labor market analyses (including competency analyses)
  • Economic gap analyses
  • Asset mapping
  • Input-Output Scenarios for Employment Changes

Click here for examples of reports EMSI can produce for hypothetical situations of job losses,
job increases etc.

Examples of questions that could be addressed by EMSI are:
  • Economic impact of the addition of 100 jobs in a specific industry
  • Economic impact of a business closing
  • What are the major assets of a region (e.g. population demographics, employment etc.)
  • The composition of a regional workforce
  • Analysis of industry clusters in the region
  • Determine talent gaps in region

Click this Link for an Overview of Buffalo, Crawford, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe, Pepin, Pierce,
Trempealeau and Vernon Countys' Economy, the Region's Economy and the State Economy

Click here for Targeted Industry Reports

To Begin Your EMSI Data Request Click Here

For further information on EMSI go to their web site at www.economicmodeling.com.
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