Build & Grow Relationships

The best policies are based on data-driven research, using engaged, diverse stakeholders and by fostering thought that motivates people to think regionally. It is a process that CREC has done successfully since 2009, and it has helped expand our client base and grow communities. Clients vary from single municipalities and private-sector firms:

• Cities • Think tanks
• States • National organizations

Client Profile

U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis strives to provide the most timely, relevant and accurate economic data for the public in order to help promote a better understanding of the U.S. economy. These reliable and consistent measures of economic activity are essential to inform policymakers as they make decision. They also help business leaders and every American households. The success of its statistical programs, in large part, is determined by public confidence in the agency’s data. As one of the world’s leading statistical agencies, BEA is dedicated to staying on the cutting edge of the economy.


Project Catalogue

Economic Data Outreach Workshops
Start Date: Oct 2004 — End Date: Dec 2006

Council for Community & Economic Research (C2ER) staff provided assistance to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) staff in gaining national input from economic development data users about BEA data products. The outreach sessions were scheduled for Baltimore, Mobile, Ala., Dallas, and Denver. They provided an opportunity for data users to review BEA activities, examine […]