#74 International Tourism

New York City is a top tourism destination in the United States. This month we break down how tourism affects the City's economy.

Economic Data

June 2016 Economic Snapshot

A closer look at international tourism's effect on the New York City Economy.

Economic Data

May 2016 Economic Snapshot

The impact and importance of international trade to New York City’s economy, as well as our regular summary.


NYCxDesign 2016

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New York City’s official annual celebration of global design.

Workforce & Local Business


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NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s official annual celebration of global design.


smArtapps comes to NYC with eyes set on America’s 35,000 museums

After working with the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre, and others, we now aim to bring our innovation to America’s museum visitors


NYC-Paris Business Exchange

Paris is a fixture on the list of top destination spots, but did you know that it's also one of the top business and tech ecosystems in the world? We recently launched the NYC-Paris Business Exchange, a program to help up to ten companies from each city expand their businesses to the partner city.


Deputy Mayors of Amsterdam and 'New Amsterdam' Meet in New York City to Strengthen Ties

NYC Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen met with Amsterdam Deputy Mayor Kajsa Ollongren to discuss opportunities for collaboration between the two cities. As a result of the meeting, New York City and Amsterdam will work together to facilitate the exchange of startup companies in the tech and the creative sectors.


David Gilford, on the W2NYC Global Industry Challenge

World to NYC is about bringing the world’s opportunities to New Yorkers by connecting the global technology industry with NYC’s businesses, government agencies, and fellow citizens. This fall's program focuses on using digitally-enabled technologies to make cities more intelligent, efficient, equitable, and resilient.