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Utah Thrives Podcast | Utah Priorities Project overview

5/21/2024
In this podcast, Utah Foundation board member Thomas Young speaks with staff members Shawn Teigen and Christopher Collard about the 2024 Utah Priorities Project, focusing on the fact that people are priced out and fed up. Read the report, Priced Out and Fed Up, here. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Utah Priorities Project overview appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:30:00

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Kathleen Riebe

11/9/2023
The Utah Thrives podcast has invited candidates of the second Congressional District Special Election to speak with Utah Foundation board member Thomas Young. In these interviews, Thomas asks questions relating to the Utah Foundation’s Utah Priorities Project and how these candidates hope to address the issues most important to Utah voters. In this edition of Utah Thrives, Steven Everett joins Thomas to speak with Utah State Senator Kathleen Riebe. This podcast has been edited for … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Kathleen Riebe appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:15:49

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Brad Green

11/3/2023
The Utah Foundation has invited candidates of the second Congressional District Special Election to speak with Thomas Young. In these interviews, Thomas asks questions relating to the Utah Foundation’s Utah Priorities Project and how these candidates hope to address the issues most important to Utah voters. In this edition of Utah Thrives, Thomas Young speaks with the Libertarian nominee, Brad Green. This interview was edited for brevity. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Brad Green appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:16:03

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Celeste Maloy

9/27/2023
The Utah Foundation has invited candidates of the second Congressional District Special Election to speak with Thomas Young. In these interviews, Thomas asks questions relating to the Utah Foundation’s Utah Priorities Project and how these candidates hope to address the issues most important to Utah voters. In this edition of Utah Thrives, Thomas Young speaks with the Republican nominee, Celeste Maloy. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Celeste Maloy appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:11:10

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Becky Edwards

8/25/2023
The Utah Foundation has invited each of the Republican primary candidates for Utah’s 2nd congressional district special election to speak with Thomas Young. In these interviews, Thomas asks six questions relating to how these candidates would address the issues most important to Utah voters. For instance, what could Congress do about housing prices? And what about healthcare costs and accessibility? In this edition of Utah Thrives, Thomas Young speaks with Becky Edwards who served as … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Interview with Becky Edwards appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:26:29

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Utah Voter Priorities

8/17/2023
In this edition of Utah Thrives, Thomas Young interviews Utah Foundation President Shawn Teigen about the results of the 2020 Priorities Project. They discuss past priorities and theorize about how voters’ priorities might change in the upcoming 2024 election season. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Utah Voter Priorities appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:24:12

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Bonus Conversation with Dr. Steve Hanke

2/2/2023
The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Bonus Conversation with Dr. Steve Hanke appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:11:13

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Utahns’ Misery

2/2/2023
Utah Foundation staff discuss the findings of our Misery Index, released in December as part of the 2022 Quality of Life Series. We also hear from Representative — and economist — Robert Spendlove and Dr. Steve Hanke, the creator of the index we used. Just what is making Utahns miserable and how miserable are they? Listen to find out. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Utahns’ Misery appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:11:30

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Five Years and 50 Reports Later …

12/2/2022
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Duration:00:32:15

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Finding Space for New Development

10/26/2022
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Duration:00:10:55

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Social Capital in Utah

8/31/2022
Social Capital: An Overview of the 2021-22 Series In July, the Utah Foundation released the eighth installment in its Utah Social Capital Series. The series examined roughly 30 metrics in seven topical areas. They included civic engagement, social trust, community life, family life, social cohesion, social mobility and the focus on the next generation. The Network of Relationship: Utah’s Social Capital Index is the final report in the series. It takes together the findings of the previous … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Social Capital in Utah appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:26:20

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Significant Statistics | Utah’s Social Capital Index score stands at 94. What does that mean?

8/11/2022
The post Significant Statistics | Utah’s Social Capital Index score stands at 94. What does that mean? appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:01:30

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Improving Community Quality in Utah

7/7/2022
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Duration:00:26:37

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Is Utah Losing Focus on its Children?

6/6/2022
The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Is Utah Losing Focus on its Children? appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:22:19

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Broadening Utah Students’ Horizons

5/3/2022
Broadening Educational Horizons, Bridging Socio-Economic Gaps How can Utah inspire K-12 students to look beyond a high school diploma? When looking beyond high school, some Utah students face low expectations, a shortfall in post-secondary readiness, a lack of knowledge around post-secondary options and financial challenges. Our new report, Broadening Horizons: Clearing an Early Path to Post-Secondary Success, not only explores these challenges, but also seeks to reveal the network of supports that can help smooth the … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | Broadening Utah Students’ Horizons appeared first on Utah Foundation.

Duration:00:17:43

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Utah Thrives Podcast | The Middle-Class and Social Cohesion

4/5/2022
How does economic stratification look in Utah? Utah is unique among Western States on a key measure of social cohesion In March, the Utah Foundation put out a new edition in our Utah Social Capital Series called The Soil of Common Ground: Social Cohesion in Utah. On maybe the most important metric, Utah came out on top nationally. On another, Utah stands alone in the Western states. In this edition of Utah Thrives, Utah Foundation Senior … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | The...

Duration:00:19:27

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Utah Thrives Podcast | The Surprising Effects of the Pandemic on Families

3/18/2022
Prior to Pandemic, Utah Family Life Saw Shocking Declines on Key Metrics The Pandemic Made Eye-Opening Impacts — both for Good and Ill There’s only so much time in the day, and most parents need to know that they need to work intently to make sure family time is well-spent. And while families in Utah are well-structured, the time families spend at home may not be. That problem — and the surprising effects of the … Continued The post Utah Thrives Podcast | The Surprising Effects of the...

Duration:00:22:03

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Local Ground Rules and the Missing Middle

2/10/2022
Expanding housing options in Utah will require expanding what our zoning allows. But what are the best ways of going about that? Answering that question is the topic of the latest installment in the new Utah Foundation study, Is the Middle Missing? A Guide to Expanding Options for Utah Homebuyers and Renters. Utah Foundation Vice President Shawn Teigen and President Peter Reichard explore the findings of the report in this edition of Utah Thrives, the … Continued The post Utah Thrives...

Duration:00:21:27

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Utah Thrives Podcast | The Evolution of Housing Development in Utah

1/28/2022
Do New Development Trends Align with Utahns’ Preferences? What kind of housing is being developed in Utah? Is it the kind Utahns want to see in their neighborhoods? And what are the implications for the so-called “missing middle” of the housing market? Utah foundation Vice President Shawn Teigen and President Peter Reichard explore the answers in this edition of Utah Thrives, the Utah Foundation podcast. The post Utah Thrives Podcast | The Evolution of Housing Development in Utah appeared...

Duration:00:13:57

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Utah Thrives Podcast | Exploring One Answer to Housing Challenges

12/20/2021
Is an important answer to Utah’s housing challenges missing from the equation? In this edition of Utah Thrives, Utah Foundation Vice President and Research Director Shawn Teigen joins President Peter Reichard in a discussion about the state’s startling housing affordability challenges. The conversation revolves around the new multi-part study, Is the Middle Missing? A Guide to Expanding Options for Utah Homebuyers and Renters. Teigen and Reichard discuss the findings of the first two...

Duration:00:23:06