Economic Data

December 2016 Economic Snapshot: The Economics of Culture and Charity

Ever wondered how many charities are in New York City - or how many people they employ? Or how much money museums bring in? Simon and Andrew discuss the recent employment numbers in New York City and explore the economics of giving in the final podcast of 2016.

Economic Data

November 2016 Economic Snapshot

Citi Bike is a wildly popular bike share program in New York City – but who exactly uses it, and why? This month, we merge into the bike lane and get the economic data on the city's cycling successes.


THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23: NYCEDC Announces 13 NYC Small Food Businesses as Crain’s Made In New York Trade Show Scholarship Winners

NYCEDC today announced that 13 promising New York City-based food manufacturers have been awarded scholarships for the Crain’s Made In New York event on Thursday, October 23, hosted by Crain’s New York Business and Taste NY.


EDC Chief James Patchett on His Ohio Roots, Goldman Sachs and Affordable Housing

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NYC Ferry Ramping Up Hiring Ahead of New Route Launches

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and NYC Ferry operated by Hornblower, today announced that hiring for the summer 2018 season is full steam ahead. NYC Ferry is hiring for 75+ new jobs including captains, deckhands, customer service agents, ticketing, operations and other positions. New Yorkers of all backgrounds and skill levels are welcome to apply. Jobseekers can apply directly at