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UA contributing to Arizona economy

Posted at 6:48 PM, Sep 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-13 21:48:28-04

The University of Arizona is a rising economic force for the state that's according to a recent report from an economic research firm.

The study shows the UA is boosting everything from jobs to local tourism to business investment.

Spending on research is significant topping more than $600,000,000.

It's estimated that Arizona's three universities generate an $11,000,000,000 economic impact in the state.