Our Services

Miami-Dade County Prosperity Initiatives Study Groundbreaking research-based community action plan to improve economic opportunity and self-sufficiency.

Economic and Housing Market Analysis Development of strategic economic projects and studies that look at regional development problems and opportunities.

Training and Organizational Development Preparation and presentation of training in topics as diverse as customer service to creating organizational performance measures.

Survey and Opinion Research Conduction of quantitative and qualitative public opinion research, including surveys, focus groups, one-on-one interviews and mystery shops.

Contact Us

FIU @ I-75
1930 SW 145th Avenue
Suite 302
Miramar, FL 33027
Tel: 954-438-8650
Fax: 954-438-8651
Email: metcntr@fiu.edu

11200 SW 8th Street
PCA 250B
Miami, FL 33174
Tel: 305-348-3759

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Upcoming Events

Records Management Certification Program

03/20/2018 09:00 AM

This two-day program is designed to inform public sector administrators and staff about records management and maintenance under the laws of the State of Florida and about new technologies and management systems in the field of records management.

Conquering Presentations: Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

04/11/2018 08:30 AM

Speak, present and communicate with poise, power and persuasion. Learn essential skills to persuade, educate, and/or inform your audience.

Grant Writing 101

04/11/2018 09:00 AM

The training will provide a detailed, hands-on introduction to identifying grant opportunities and preparing effective proposals. Additionally, the training provides instruction on effective grants management techniques.

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Super PAC launches campaign to focus on 'Rick's recession' and Florida's growing prosperity gap


"An economic analysis compiled for the Miami Herald/Tampa Bay Times Tallahassee Bureau by Florida International University’s Metropolitan Center in October 2016 showed that in 40 of the state’s 67 counties there were fewer people working in 2015 than were working in 2007."

4,500 new homes could be coming to Palm Beach County's newest city


Ned Murray, a Florida International University professor studying South Florida’s real estate market, said he suspects many buyers will be willing to move to this now out-of-the-way locale.

As protesters flood Miami Beach City Hall, discussion on Ocean Drive study is delayed


"The city administration commissioned the economic impact study from Florida International University to forecast what would happen if voters approve a referendum shortening the hours of alcohol sales for outdoor venues on Ocean Drive."