Publications and Reports
With fifty years of experience between them, Dick Conway and
Doug Pedersen have produced more than 300 studies. The following
list of publications and reports is representative of their broad
experience in regional economic forecasting and analysis:
Conway, R. S., Jr. "Applications of the Washington Projection and
Simulation Model," in Dutta, M., J. C. Hartline, and P. D. Loeb
(eds.). Essays in Regional Economic Studies. Durham, North
Carolina: The Acorn Press, 1983, 105-115.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "Bus Ridership Forecasts," King County Metro,
Conway, R. S., Jr. "Foreign Exports and the Washington State
Economy," Washington State Department of Community, Trade, and Economic Development, Port of Seattle, and Port of Tacoma, 1997.
Conway, R. S. Jr. "Metro Vanpool Market Analysis," Municipality
of Metropolitan Seattle, 1986.
Conway, R. S. Jr. “Rainy Day Fund: Proposal and Simulation,”
Washington State Tax Structure Committee, 2002.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "Regional Economic and Demographic Data
Base, Modeling, and Forecasting: Long-Range Forecasts for the
Puget Sound Region," Puget Sound Regional Council, 2002.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The City of Seattle Economy: A Report to
Standard & Poor's and Moody's," Office of the Management and
Budget, City of Seattle, 1988.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Economic and Social Importance of Air
Transportation for Washington," Washington State Air
Transportation Commission, 1992.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Microsoft Economic Impact Study,"
Microsoft Corporation, 2002.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Puget Sound Forecasting Model: A Model
of Ron Miller's Hometown," in Lahr, M. L. and E. Dietzenbacher
(eds.). Input-Output Analysis: Frontiers and Extensions.
Hampshire, England: Palgrave Publishers, 2001, 431-450.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Washington Economy," in Larson, P. and
K. Vesper. The Washington Entrepreneur's Guide: How to Start and
Manage a Business in Washington. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1993, 189-200.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Washington Projection and Simulation
Model: A Regional Interindustry Econometric Model," International
Regional Science Review, 13 (1990), 141-165. Reprinted in Haynes,
K. E., K. J. Button, P. Nijkamp, and L. Qiangsheng. Modern
Classics in Regional Science: Regional Dynamics (Volume 4). North
Hampton, Massachusetts: Edward Elgar Publishing, 1996.
Conway, R. S., Jr. "The Washington State Economy: An
Assessment of Its Strengths and Weaknesses," Washington State
Economic Development Board, 1987.
Conway, R. S., Jr., and W. B. Beyers. "Seattle Mariners Baseball
Club Economic Impact," King County, 1994.
Conway, R. S., Jr., and R. Y. P. Joun. "Regional Economic-
Demographic Forecasting Models: A Case Study of the Washington
and Hawaii Models," Socio-Economic Planning, 17 (1983), 345-353.
Conway, R. S., Jr., T. J. Kirn, and W. B. Beyers. "Producer Services
Development and the Role of Telecommunications: A Case Study in
Rural Washington," Growth and Change, 21 (1990), 33-50.
Conway, R. S., Jr., and D. H. Pedersen. “Puget Sound Economic and
Tax Base Forecasts,” Regional Transportation Investment District,
Conway, R. S., Jr., and D. H. Pedersen. “Snohomish County
Economy: Structure, Conditions, and Forecast,” Snohomish County
Public Utility District No. 1, 2003.
Conway, R. S., Jr., D. H. Pedersen, and G. Pascall. "The Boeing
Economic Impact Study," The Boeing Company, September 1989.
Pedersen, D. H. "Aerospace and the Outlook for the Washington
Economy," Seafirst Bank, October 1992.
Pedersen, D. H. "Anticipating the Residential Building Cycle in the
Puget Sound and Portland-Vancouver Regional Economies,"
Continental Inc., April 1998.
Pedersen, D. H. "Boeing and the Renton Economy," City of Renton,
Pedersen, D. H. "City of Renton Economic Forecast, 2000-2002,"
City of Renton, August 2000.
Pedersen, D. H. "The Puget Sound Economy: Current Conditions
and Prospects, City of Bellevue," October 13, 1998.
Pedersen, D. H., P. J. Bourque, and G. Pascall. "Alaska Economic
Impact on Puget Sound," Greater Seattle Chamber of Commerce and
Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce, December 1988.
Pedersen, D. H. and R. S. Conway, Jr. "The Economy and Housing
Market in the Puget Sound Region and King County: Current
Conditions and Outlook," Intracorp, October 1997.
Pedersen, D. H., R. S. Conway, Jr., and G. Pascall. "The Forest
Products Economic Impact Study," Washington State Department of
Natural Resources, Washington State Department of Trade and
Economic Development, and Washington Forest Protection
Association, September 1990.