Our July Economic Snapshot examines the industries driving employment and establishment growth in NYC. From 2012 to 2013, 11 of the 18 major industry groups gained jobs relative to their historic trends.
This month's Economic Snapshot examines the wages of men and women in NYC. Overall, compared to the rest of the U.S., NYC wages between genders are much more equal than in the United States as a whole.
New York City has approximately 250 war memorials in its parks and in other spaces managed by the Parks Department. Built between 1818 and 2007, these monuments memorialize conflicts from the Revolutionary War to the Vietnam War.
This month's Economic Snapshot examines Household Consumer Expenditures in the NYC Metro Area. Overall, compared to the rest of the U.S., New Yorkers spend more on housing but less on categories like food and transportation.
Our latest Trends & Insights publication analyzes venture capital highlights for Q4 2013 and overall trends from 2013. During Q4 2013, New York saw a significant increase in VC investment with investment dollars reaching $1.2 billion, a 76% increase relative to the previous quarter.
Astoria, Queens was named by National Geographic as "one of the most ethnically diverse communities on Earth". Our neighborhood trends and insights report reflects an equally diverse food scene in Astoria.
Key indicators of innovation that include financing, number of patents, and level of education have grown significantly in the past decade. As a result, NYCEDC's Innovation Index has risen by 25 percent.