Stephen has experience analyzing and managing a variety of data sources, including large government databases and smaller datasets for specific analysis tasks. He has assisted Institute staff in the following:
- Creating and managing WholeData, a dataset offering de-suppressed County Business Patterns numbers.
- Performing analysis on regional indicators in CBP data, and trends in local effective tax rates.
- Researching patterns in Texas workers’ compensation using Texas Department of Insurance claims data.
- Compiling post-secondary outcomes data associated with the Kalamazoo Promise.
Stephen also assists in other areas of research including project development and economic literature review.