CBER in the News

28 August 2018

(WV News)

CHARLESTON — A new academic report from researchers at the University of Kentucky found West Virginia’s repeal of the prevailing wage in 2016 has led to lower construction costs for public projects.

29 August 2018

(The Journal, WV)

MARTINSBURG — The repeal of West Viriginia’s prevailing wage mandate has produced a decline in school construction costs, according to a study by the University of Kentucky’s Center for Business and Economic Research released Monday.

16 August 2018


Kentucky’s July unemployment rate ticked down again from last year, but the rate is up slightly from June 2018.