Meinders school of business
Economic Research and Policy Institute
The Steven C. Agee Economic Research and Policy Institute (ERPI) is focused on assisting the Oklahoma City business community by disseminating information to businesses, government, and regulatory agencies through economic impact studies, marketing and macroeconomic survey data, the Meinders Consumer Confidence Poll, and other forms of economic research. The institute oversees eight consumer confidence surveys conducted in concert with the Federal Reserve Bank meetings as well as other research and polling for businesses, organizations, and agencies. The institute is designed to provide undergraduate and M.B.A. students opportunities for direct involvement in applied economic research through the Institute Scholars Program. To learn more about the institute, contact us at