The University of Texas at Tyler
Hibbs Institute for Business & Economic Research
The Hibbs Institute for Business and Economic Research at The University of Texas at Tyler facilitates business growth and economic development throughout East Texas by serving as a key source of information for regional businesses, governments and economic development agencies.
The institute monitors and reports on critical trends in industry, the economy and regional demographics relevant to attracting, starting and growing businesses in East Texas. Data and resources are provided to assist businesses and government agencies in making decisions critical to economic development.