Annual Publications


Through a partnership with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the UMass Donahue Institute publishes MassBenchmarks, an economic journal covering the performance of and prospects for the Massachusetts economy, including periodic economic analyses of major geographic regions within the Commonwealth and an array of key industries that make up the economic base of the state. Sample projects from the Donahue Institute's Economic & Public Policy Research group are available on the Donahue Institute's web site.


For examples of the University’s role in economic development, read InnovationSpotlight, the President’s e-newsletter for economic development, and sign up to receive your own copy quarterly. Past issues include:

In Brief

From 1998-2008, the President’s Office published a semi-annual newsletter for economic development called In Brief.