View recent reports published by the Jorge M. Perez Metropolitan Center.
The first annual report on the status of women and girls in Miami-Dade County was presented to the Board of County Commissioners Tuesday, December 6, 2016. The findings shed a light on areas where women and girls are succeeding or struggling, including in education, health and safety and economic development.
Using infographics, our staff prepares a brief analysis of issues of interest to the community.
The FIU Metropolitan Center is beginning to publish a new research series that explores change in different neighborhoods in the South Florida area.
Report on small businesses in Miami-Dade County
The study presents a comprehensive analysis of the Miami-Dade economy and offers an innovative 5-point program to address the County’s most difficult community development challenges.
The Metropolitan Center is working on a new project featuring interactive maps with important community characteristics including racial/ethinic distribution, education, population and mean household incomes of Miami-Dade County subdivisions using the most current US Census Bureau Data.
Hurricane mitigation is a crucial component of the daily conversation affecting the lives of millions of residents in South Florida. These reports provide insight into mitigation for the state.
While Miami's hospitality and tourism industry is well established and extensively covered, other sectors receive less notice, even though they contribute to Miami’s economy by connecting it to national and international markets, bring export revenues, and have a significant impact on the area’s economy. This report puts the spotlight on one industry sector that has not received sufficient attention: manufacturing.