CEDBR, part of the W. Frank Barton School of Business at Wichita State University, is a reliable resource of local, state and national demographic and economic data. Since 1968 we have strived to enhance economic growth and development through our applied and objective research, which makes us an active and well-respected partner with economic development leaders. Our wealth of information could be the opportunity needed to make your next strategic decision.

  • CEDBR can help you tell your story by analyzing the economic impact of your organization on the regional economy.
  • Let us help you be effective by exploring a market, an industry, and new opportunities through our accelerated business research.
  • We can provide customized employment and retail forecasts that can help you visualize your company’s future.
  • As a partner with local business and government, CEDBR is available for objective commentary about economic activity in Wichita and across the state.


We are committed to helping you, your city and the state of Kansas prosper!