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Superior economic analysis, forecasting, & planning.

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Accurate economic analysis, forecasting, and planning for private & government entities since 1983.

Robert D. Niehaus, Inc. (RDN) is an economic consulting firm, established in 1983 and located in Santa Barbara, California. Our specialization is regional and resource economic analysis and market research for public/private agencies and utilities.

We provide comprehensive primary data collection; economic and housing market forecasts and impact evaluations; project financial feasibility assessments; regulatory impact studies; and survey services specific to client needs.

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