Economic Data Resources, a Boulder, Colorado Limited Partnership, provides forecasting, market analysis, and infrastructure evaluation and planning services. Clients include enterprise IT (information technology) such as Microsoft, Hewlett Packard, and Agilent Technologies; regional water and power utilities such as the City of Chicago, the Calgary Canada water authority, the Denver Water Board, the Public Services Companies of Colorado and Arizona, and Federal and State agencies.

Projects over the past 10 years include -

  • Development of global software market forecasting models, calibrated to collateral forecasts of leading market research vendors for the Small and Medium Size Business group in the Microsoft Corporation, 2008-2010.
  • Systems Analysis and Forecasts for the City of Calgary Water Services (Canada) 2005-2007.
  • Forecasts and market analysis of Chinese contract electronics manufacturing (CEMP) and contract design manufacturing for Technology Forecasters and Electronic Trends Publications, 2002-2005.

Clive Jones is Principal and Managing Director of Economic Data Resources LLC. Mr. Jones maintains a blog on business and other forecasting at

Current Associates of EDR LLC include Keith Baugh, R. Bruce Billings, Cody Holzman, and Ting Liu.

Systems analysis and advanced mathematical techniques are a major thread running through the projects of the company.

The company invests time and effort into “keeping ahead of the curve” of global business developments, break-out technologies, the status of key environmental and natural resources.

Contact Information

PO Box 1009, Boulder, Colorado 80306

Telephone: 303-440-7626