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Cost of Living
Access to Cost of Living Index Calculator and the latest publication. Make accurate and reliable cost of living comparisons between your area and any other participating areas across the United States.
Review a comprehensive, annually updated dataset of state-administered programs. Access more than 1,800 detailed profiles of tax credits, exemptions, grant and loan programs, and many others.
Examine state government investments in economic development programs since 2007. State budgeted expenditures are comparable across 15 policy areas, such as technology, business attraction, trade, and others.
Economic Diversity Index
Explore economic diversity characteristics to determine where certain industries concentrate in the US. Compare counties to identify those with similar economic functions in the national and regional economy.
Upcoming Training and Webinars
The Road to Recovery: Economic Outlook Scenarios and Key Metrics
Improving Access to Key Census Data: What’s New on the COVID Data Hub and CBB
State LMI Agency Funding: Why It’s Important and How You Can Make an Impact
Analyzing Sector Skill Needs
What Works in Workforce? Evaluating the Impact of Workforce Development Programs
C2ER 61st Annual Conference
Leadership in Research Workshop: Developing and Managing a Research Team