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  1. Hawaii Island Business Report 2017

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2017
  2. 24 Million Meals a Year

    Nicole Tam

    April, 2017
  3. Trump’s Effect on Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier, Washington Correspondent

    April, 2017
  4. Myth and Reality

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2017
  5. Maui Business Report 2017

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2017
  6. Re-Birth on Rice Street

    Brittany Lyte

    January, 2017
  7. West Oahu Magazine 2017

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2017
  8. Honolulu: Late and Last

    Dennis Hollier

    December, 2016
  9. You’re Paying More for Everything

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2016
  10. Hawaii’s Most Charitable Companies 2016

    Gina Gelber

    November, 2016
  11. Rapid Ohia Death – Threat to Hawaii’s Water

    Timothy Schuler

    November, 2016
  12. The Need for Feed

    Noelle Fujii

    November, 2016
  13. The Careerist: Should I Jump Into the Gig Economy?

    Powell Berger

    October, 2016
  14. Teens Say No to Driver’s License

    Meghan Miner Murray

    September, 2016
  15. The World Is an Island

    Gina Gelber

    August, 2016
  16. Parting Shot: Bubbie-licious

    HB - Author

    July, 2016
  17. Hawaii: Who We Are

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2016
  18. Duane Kurisu’s Kahauiki Village Aims to Ease Homeless Crisis

    Hawaii Business magazine

    July, 2016
  19. BOSS Survey: June 2016

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2016
  20. Middle School Miracles

    Beverly Creamer

    May, 2016
  21. Worth Considering: Building with Shipping Containers

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    May, 2016
  22. Yes, We Can Solve Hawaii’s Housing Crisis

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2016
  23. Hawaii: Headquarters of the Future

    Lavonne Leong

    April, 2016
  24. Living Paycheck to Paycheck in Paradise

    LiAnne Yu

    March, 2016
  25. Missing: $209 Million from Hawaii’s Economy

    Marina Riker

    February, 2016
  26. Wasted

    Ilima Loomis

    February, 2016
  27. The End of Tipping?

    Martha Cheng

    January, 2016
  28. Lodgers and Tax Dodgers

    Meghan Miner

    January, 2016
  29. Change Agents

    Ilima Loomis

    January, 2016
  30. Luxury Street

    Dave Dondoneau

    January, 2016
  31. Worth Considering: Automatic College Savings Programs

    Kathryn Drury Wagner

    December, 2015
  32. BOSS – December 2015

    Steve Petranik

    December, 2015
  33. Wider Panama Canal Won’t Affect Hawaii

    Tiffany Hill

    November, 2015
  34. Ranking Hawaii’s Charities

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2015
  35. Follow the Money

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2015
  36. Distant Peak

    Treena Shapiro

    September, 2015
  37. Talk Story: Amy Kunz, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Assistant Superintendent, State Department of Education

    Beverly Creamer

    August, 2015
  38. Did You Know: Size Matters

    Powell Berger

    July, 2015
  39. How Much Will it Cost Us in the End?

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2015
  40. 2015 BOSS SURVEY of 401 Local Business Leaders

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2015
  41. Inevitable Change

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2015
  42. How Does Hawaii’s 529 Plan Rate?

    Powell Berger

    March, 2015
  43. Hawaii’s Growing Inequality

    Carlyn Tani

    March, 2015
  44. Salvaging the Ferry

    Ilima Loomis

    March, 2015
  45. Facing Future

    By Lavonne Leong / Photography by PF Bentley

    March, 2015
  46. Markets to Suit Every Taste

    Jackie M. Young

    February, 2015
  47. What’s Your View of Uber, Airbnb & Other Parts of Hawaii’s “Sharing Economy”?

    Lavonne Leong

    January, 2015
  48. The Value of Heeia

    Alia Pan

    January, 2015
  49. What’s Hawaii’s Environment Worth?

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2015
  50. Eyes on the Sky

    Ilima Loomis

    December, 2014
  51. BOSS survey asks 402 Local Business Leaders:

    Steve Petranik

    December, 2014
  52. Finding the Signal Amid All the Noise

    Dennis Hollier

    December, 2014
  53. As the Nation Turns, Hawaii is Still Driven

    Carlyn Tani, Illustrations by Andrew J. Catanzariti

    November, 2014
  54. Can Hawaii Feed Itself?

    Dennis Hollier

    November, 2014
  55. California Dreaming

    Alex Bitter

    November, 2014
  56. Talk Story with John White

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2014
  57. Hawaii is the World’s Shrimp-Breeding Capital

    Jim Wyban

    September, 2014
  58. Some Hawaii Shrimp Companies

    Jim Wyban

    September, 2014
  59. Kakaako: Remade for the 21st Century

    Powell Berger

    September, 2014
  60. Editor’s Note: Heroes, Villains and Tech Laggards

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2014
  61. Editor’s Note: Instead of Gambling, Win Big By Saving Money

    Steve Petranik

    March, 2014
  62. Editor’s Note: A Waikiki Love Song

    Steve Petranik

    January, 2014
  63. 2014 Hawaii Tourism Forecast

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2014
  64. Bartering Makes a Comeback

    Catherine E. Toth

    January, 2014
  65. Homelessness in Waikiki

    Stacy Yuen

    January, 2014
  66. HTA Tries to Smooth Out Boom-and-Bust Cycles

    Beverly Creamer

    January, 2014
  67. Boom in the Hawaii Gun Business

    Ashley Shaffer

    October, 2013
  68. Which Ethnic Group Makes the Most Money?

    Stacy Yuen

    October, 2013
  69. Thirty Meter Telescope could boost Hawaii Island’s economy

    John Stickler

    September, 2013
  70. Riding the Up-and-Down Construction Cycle

    Dennis Hollier

    September, 2013
  71. Editor’s Note: China as No. 1: True or False?

    Steve Petranik

    August, 2013
  72. First Hawaiian Bank and Bank of Hawaii share more differences than similarities

    Dennis Hollier

    August, 2013
  73. Balancing Hawaii’s energy supply and demand

    Lavonne Leong

    July, 2013
  74. Staging a Race is No Walk in the Park

    Stacy Yuen

    June, 2013
  75. Why big development is so difficult in Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2013
  76. Editor’s Note: Rebuilding the Crystal Ball on Economic Forecasts

    Steve Petranik

    March, 2013
  77. Preparing for Hawaii’s Next Hurricane

    Jon Letman

    March, 2013
  78. Checking a decade of Hawaii’s economic forecasts

    Matthew Kain

    March, 2013
  79. Editor’s Note: Strengthen Society, 2 People at a Time

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2013
  80. What’s the ROI on Early Childhood Education

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2013
  81. Hawaiian Values

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2013
  82. Tourism Carries “Sub-Par” Hawaii Economy

    Beverly Creamer

    January, 2013
  83. Hawaii Business BOSS Survey – December 2012

    Hawaii Business magazine

    December, 2012
  84. Hawaii struggles to pass e-fairness law

    Marcie Kagawa

    October, 2012
  85. The Economics of Recycling in Hawaii

    Scott Cooney

    August, 2012
  86. Hawaii’s Best Paid Executives

    Stacy Yuen

    August, 2012
  87. Preserving Paradise While Making a Living

    Steve Petranik

    July, 2012
  88. Filming Movies in Hawaii boosts economic impact and tourism

    Stacy Yuen

    June, 2012
  89. Did APEC change the Hawaii Convention Center’s Future?

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2012
  90. APEC Gives Hawaii a Chance to Redefine its Image

    Stu Glauberman

    October, 2011
  91. Data on Women and Money in Hawaii and Nationally

    Hawaii Business magazine

    October, 2011
  92. Hawaii’s Construction Industry by the Numbers

    Janel Lubanski

    September, 2011
  93. Waikiki Construction Refreshes Hotels

    Hawaii Business magazine

    September, 2011
  94. Editor’s Note: APEC Enhances Hawaii’s Reputation

    Steve Petranik

    August, 2011
  95. Brides Love Kauai Weddings

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2011
  96. Editor’s Note: If You Have No Fear, You Have No Future

    Steve Petranik

    June, 2011
  97. Businesses Support Public Schools

    Beverly Creamer

    May, 2011
  98. Sorrow & Anxiety

    Jolyn Okimoto

    May, 2011
  99. Big Box Stores

    Jerry Burris

    May, 2011
  100. Timeshare in Hawaii: Build it and They Will Come

    Dennis Hollier

    April, 2011
  101. Editor’s Note: The Best Solution is not Perfect

    Steve Petranik

    March, 2011
  102. Businesses Love to Hate the Hawaii PUC

    Dennis Hollier

    March, 2011
  103. Editor’s Note: Measuring Hawaii’s Quality of Life

    Steve Petranik

    February, 2011
  104. Hawaii State ERS Underfunded by $7 Billion

    Dennis Hollier

    February, 2011
  105. Hawaii Hotels in Foreclosure

    Greg Wiles

    February, 2011
  106. How the Hawaii Tourism Authority Markets Paradise to the World

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2011
  107. Legalizing Civil Unions – Boon or Bane for Hawaii’s Economy?

    Jerry Burris

    January, 2011
  108. Hurry up and Wait on Taxes

    Greg Wiles

    December, 2010
  109. The Coming China Wave

    Greg Wiles

    November, 2010
  110. Editor’s Note: Giving Everyone a Place to Live

    Steve Petranik

    October, 2010
  111. Hawaii’s Fast-Growing Source for Tourists

    Greg Wiles

    October, 2010
  112. 3 Ways to Revitalize Hawaii’s Economy

    Shara Enay

    October, 2010
  113. The High Cost of Affordable Housing

    Dennis Hollier

    October, 2010
  114. How to Revitalize Hawaii’s Economy – Extended Version

    Steve Petranik

    August, 2010
  115. How to Revitalize Hawaii’s Economy

    Steve Petranik

    August, 2010
  116. Editor’s Note: Making Our Children Pay

    Steve Petranik

    July, 2010
  117. Transforming Hawaii’s Airports

    Jerry Burris

    July, 2010
  118. Amping up job training to spur Kauai’s recovery

    Beverly Creamer

    July, 2010
  119. $14 Billion to Fix Hawaii

    Dennis Hollier

    July, 2010
  120. Illegal Sex, Drugs and Gambling

    Jerry Burris

    June, 2010
  121. Hawaii’s Underground Economy

    Shara Enay

    June, 2010
  122. The Billion Dollar Gamble

    Dennis Hollier

    May, 2010
  123. ‘Smart Growth’

    Dennis Hollier

    January, 2010
  124. Steering Growth – Extended Version

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2010
  125. Steering Growth – Print Version

    Hawaii Business magazine

    January, 2010
  126. State of Repair

    HB - Author

    October, 2009
  127. Talkstory with Bryan Berg, Target Corp., Senior Vice President, Region 1

    David K. Choo

    March, 2008
  128. Spin Zone: GMOs

    HB - Author

    September, 2007
  129. The Big Idea

    David K. Choo, Cathy Cruz-George, Scott Radway, Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2007
  130. Local Values Meet Mainland Money

    Cathy Cruz-George

    August, 2007
  131. 2007 Economic Report: Slowdown, Not a Meltdown

    Carl S. Bonham and Byron Gangnes

    August, 2007
  132. The Line in the Sand

    Scott Radway

    July, 2007
  133. Home Sweet Home

    David K. Choo

    May, 2007
  134. Spin Zone: Turtle Bay Expansion

    HB - Author

    May, 2007
  135. On the Rise

    Mike Hamasu

    March, 2007
  136. The Price is Right

    David K. Choo

    January, 2007
  137. The Last Wave

    David K. Choo

    August, 2006
  138. Hawaii Forecast

    Carl S. Bonham and Byron Gangnes

    August, 2006
  139. Running Aground

    Scott Radway

    July, 2006
  140. The Young and the Nestless

    David K. Choo

    April, 2006
  141. Hawaii Outlook

    Carl S. Bonham, Ph.D. and Byron Gangnes, Ph.D.

    January, 2006
  142. Sayonara Means Goodbye

    David K. Choo

    September, 2005
  143. Kauai In Crisis 2

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2005
  144. Kauai In Crisis

    Jacy L. Youn

    September, 2005
  145. Hawaii Outlook

    CARL S. BONHAM AND BYRON GANGNES

    August, 2005
  146. How Long Can The Honeymoon Last?

    Jacy L. Youn

    August, 2005
  147. Where Are the Workers

    John M. Knox

    July, 2005
  148. Labor at a Crossroads

    David K. Choo

    July, 2005
  149. Q&A

    Hawaii Business magazine

    April, 2005
  150. On The Verge of a Landlord’s Market

    Jacy L. Youn

    March, 2005
  151. The Economics Of Education

    David K. Choo

    February, 2005
  152. UHERO Hawaii Outlook

    CARL S. BONHAM, PH.D. AND BYRON GANGNES, PH.D

    January, 2005
  153. The Re-education of Hilo

    David K. Choo

    November, 2004
  154. Water For Life

    Maria Torres-Kitamura

    September, 2004
  155. Hawaii Outlook

    CARL S. BONHAM, PHD. AND BYRON GANGNES, PHD. UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ECONOMIC RESEARCH ORGANIZATION

    August, 2004
  156. Poor Little Rich Isle

    Jacy L. Youn

    July, 2004
  157. Kauai Condo Crisis

    Eddy Conway

    April, 2004
  158. Economic Engines

    Ronna Bolante

    October, 2003
  159. Neighbor Islands: Across the State

    Cathy S. Cruz

    August, 2003
  160. UHERO Hawaii Outlook

    Carl Bonham and Byron Gagnes

    February, 2003
  161. Behaving Like A Business

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    January, 2003
  162. The Good, The Bad And The Forecasts

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2003
  163. The Forecast

    Ronna Bolante

    January, 2003
  164. Hawaii 2020

    Tung Bui

    November, 2002
  165. Safe Haven

    Jacy L. Youn

    October, 2002
  166. Japan Top 30 – Part 2

    Cathy S. Cruz

    September, 2002
  167. World Recovery Is on Track

    Byron Gangnes

    August, 2002
  168. Seeing Green

    Jacy L. Youn

    July, 2002
  169. A Hazy Forecast

    Ronna Bolante

    June, 2002
  170. We Shouldn’t Wait To Find Out

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    January, 2002
  171. Interisland Perspective

    Jacy L. Youn

    January, 2002
  172. The Sept. 11 Terror Attacks

    Carl Bonham and Byron Gangnes

    December, 2001
  173. Economic Outlook of the World

    Byron Gangnesm

    August, 2001
  174. A Global Soft Landing

    Byron Gangnes

    February, 2001
  175. Isle of Opportunity

    Jacy L. Youn

    November, 2000
  176. The End Is Near

    Kelli Abe Trifonovitch

    July, 2000
  177. Hawaii Celebrates the End of an (Awful) Era

    Carl Bonham and Byron Gangnes

    July, 2000
  178. Hanalei, Hana Hou!

    David K. Choo

    July, 2000
  179. Going Swimmingly

    David K. Choo

    July, 2000