Research & Studies

The Dakota Institute is a leader in economic research and analysis. Some of our work is done purely for public benefit, and we always share this work here. We also work with clients on sponsored research projects. When possible we share that work here as well so that our findings can support the long-term growth and development of the region.
All of our research publications can be found here. Feel free to search the archive and read our research reports or abstracts.
Research Publication
June 2, 2023

CO2 Pipelines Would Significantly Impact South Dakota Economy

The South Dakota Ethanol Producers Association worked with the Dakota Institute to analyze the potential economic impacts of two large CO2 pipeline projects. The pipelines would collect CO2 byproducts of…

Consulting | Economic Impact | Regional
November 15, 2022

Dakota Outlook: Issue # 1

Welcome to the inaugural edition of the Dakota Outlook, a quarterly publication from the Dakota Institute. Every quarter our experts provide professional and informative analysis on key sectors and trends…