Almost 50 years of public policy research for better human outcomes.

ECOnorthwest’s interdisciplinary research insights help communities across the United States make informed decisions about housing, land use, natural resources, education, and the social safety net. Policymakers and business leaders trust ECOnorthwest to inform the complex issues that shape communities today. We craft our research through an independent and interdisciplinary approach that integrates economics with other fields of insight. We recognize that to be responsible, rigorous, and trustworthy, public policy research must consider equity. Delivered with clarity, our guidance creates the path to a better world.

ECO has offices in Portland, Seattle, Bend, Boise, and Los Angeles.

Career Opportunities

Internship Description ECOnorthwest, a leading economics consulting firm with offices across the West Coast, offers a paid internship for current graduate students in our Los Angeles office. If you love urban planning and community development, there are few better fits anywhere in the U.S. ECO has weighed in on everything from promoting affordable housing development and strategies for…