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A Closer Look At Bitcoin

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You may have heard of Bitcoin, the entirely digital currency founded in 2009. To better understand the role it might play in our economy, our Economic Research and Analysis team looked at regional trends in VC funding for Bitcoin and blockchain companies.

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December Economic Snapshot: Charitable Giving in NYC

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'Tis the season for giving! As the headquarters for many of the world’s largest foundations, New York State ranks first in the nation in charitable contributions. This month’s economic snapshot looks at the data on charitable donations to shed some light on the giving economy in NYC.

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November Economic Snapshot: New York City Commercial Office Forecast 2025

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The activation of commercial real estate is a critical means toward growing the middle class and advancing 21st century jobs. The November Economic Snapshot looks at commercial office development in New York City.

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October Economic Snapshot: Farmers' Markets in New York City

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The number of farmers' markets in NYC has doubled since 2006. GrowNYC's Greenmarket program operates half of these, making it the nation's largest and most diverse outdoor urban farmers' market network in the country. Read the October 2015 Economic Snapshot to learn more about farmers' markets in New York City.

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September Economic Snapshot: Fashion Manufacturing in NYC

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New York Fashion Week may be over, but the impact of living in one of the epicenters of the global fashion world is felt year-round. In the September 2015 Economic Snapshot, we look at the history of fashion manufacturing in NYC and where it is today.

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August Economic Snapshot: Ferry Transit in New York City

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With Citywide Ferry Service set to launch in 2017, water transit in NYC is the focus of our August 2015 Economic Snapshot. Read on to learn more about the history of NYC's ferry service and highlighted stats about the upcoming ferry service.

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July Economic Snapshot: TAMI Sector in New York City

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In the July 2015 Economic Snapshot, we explore the employment trends and growth of the TAMI sector in New York City. TAMI subsectors such as app and software development, research and development, and broadcasting are often characterized by rapid growth, creativity, and innovation.

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Venture Capital in New York, Q1 2015

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In the first quarter of 2015, New York’s total VC funding grew to $1.33 billion, up 33% from Q4 2014. VC deals were down 15.4% from the previous quarter.

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June Economic Snapshot: Immigrant Employment Trends

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NYC is home to the largest immigrant population of any U.S. city. Foreign-born workers are not only able to find work in NYC, but have also found opportunities to grow businesses of their own, with more than 47% of incorporated businesses owned and operated by foreign-born workers.

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May Economic Snapshot: Housing and Residential Construction

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In the May 2015 Economic Snapshot, we examine the decrease in affordable housing across the five boroughs and the construction industry’s response to this problem.

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