List of Business and Economic Reports

Economy.Nodes.World publishes a searchable and exportable list of economic and business reports generated from nonprofit agencies, trade associations, Universities, think-tanks, consulting firms, and other research agencies. 

Publish YearName of ReportCategoriesData PointsLinkPublisherAuthorsAnnual ReleaseIndexCity, State, Metro Rankings
2018Corporate Equality Index 2018Diversity and InclusionSexual Orientation in U.S. Non-Discrimination Policy; Gender Identity in U.S. Non-Discrimination Policy; Domestic Partner Benefits; Transgender-Inclusive Benefits; Organizational LGBTQ Competency; Public Commitment to the LGBTQ Community Rights CampaignDeena Fidas, Beck Bailey, Liz Cooper, Lana Williams, Madeline PerrouYesYesNo
20172017 Tech-30Real Estate; Industry SectorTech Cluster Impact on Local Real Estate Market Yasukochi, Lexi RussellYesNoYes
2018Retail 2030Retail; Industry Sector40 insights about the future of retail in 2030 Patel, Melina Cordero, Liz HungNoNoNo
2018Cyberstates 2018Tech; Industry SectorTech industry employment; rankings by tech; tech industry wages, tech industry number of establishments AuthorYesNoYes
20182018 Global State of Remote WorkRemote Work; Industry Sectorremote work facts and figures; role of remote workforce; satisfaction of remote workers LabsCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2017Worst Connected Cities 2017InternetPercentage of Household Internet Connectivity Digital Inclusion AllianceCorporate AuthorYesNoYes
2018South America: 2030 TrendsState TrendsGDP Growth Rates, Crime Rates, Poverty Rates, Population International UniversityLead Author: Christopher SabatiniNoNoNo
2018A New Statistic System for the European UnionInternational Data PolicyStatistical Information Across EU Countries V GeorgiouNoNoNo
2016Social Impact Bonds: The Early YearsSocial Impact BondsFund Performance FinanceAnnie Dear, Alisa Helbitz, Rashmi Khare, Ruth Lotan, Jane Newman, Gretchen Crosby Sims, Alexandra ZaroulisNoNoNo
2018The Opportunity AtlasUpward mobility at the local level.Economic Outcomes (Household income, incarceration rate, etc.) and Neighborhood Characteristics (Median Rent, Poverty Rate, etc.) InsightsDirector: Raj ChettyNoNoYes
2018Rise of the Global Startup CityStartup Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital InvestmentVC per City, Deal-flow per City for American EntrepreneurshipRichard Florida, Ian HathawayNoNoYes
2017The Future of Skills 2030WorkforceOccupation and Skills Analysis, Relative Importance of Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge Areas Bakhshi, Jonathan M. Downing, Michael A. Osborne, Philippe SchneiderNoNoNo
2018Smart Cities, IoT, and Cost Savings Smart CitiesCost Savings of each Smart City feature. ResearchDominique BonteNoNoNo
2018Leading Beyond Limits: Mayoral Powers in the Age of New LocalismLocal PolicyMayoral Power, Local Institutions and Policy, Local Executive Responsibility InstituteAlaina Harkness, Bruce Katz, Caroline Conroy, Ross TilchinNoNoNo
2017Tech TrendsTech; Industry SectorAI, Technology Ecosystem, Design, Workforce, New Industries AuthorYesNoNo
2018CSR IndexCorporate Social ResponsibilityCSR in Annual Reports; Tenor of UN Sustainable Dev. Goals Ltd.Editors: Roland Schatz, Matthias VollbrachtYesYesNo
2018Global Agenda Index 2018Media TrendsMedia Tenor, Awareness Diffusion Roland SchatzYesYesNo
2017The 2017 M&A Report: The Technology TakeoverMergers and Acquisitions; FinanceGlobal M&A Activity, M&A Valuations, M&A Trends Consulting GroupJens Kengelbach , Georg Keienburg , Timo Schmid , Sönke Sievers , Ketil Gjerstad , Jesper Nielsen , and Decker WalkerYesNoNo
2019The State of the Deal: M&A trends 2019Mergers and Acquisitions; FinanceStrategic Drivers of M&A, Financing and Multiples, Obstacles and Headwins Managing Partner: Russell ThompsonYesNoNo
2019Global Private Equity Report 2019Private EquityInvestments, Exits, Fundraising, Spotlight on China & CompanyDepartment Head: Hugh MacArthurYesNoNo
20182018 Emerging Tech Trends ReportTech TrendsAI, Cognitive Computing, Security, Recognition Today InstititueFounder: Amy WebbYesNoNo
20182018 Tech Trends For Journalism and MediaTech Trends for NewsAI News, Bots, 360-degree video, Holograms, VR, 5G, Blockchain Today InstititueFounder: Amy WebbYesNoNo
2018Public Pension StudyPublic PensionsTop funds by amount invested, performance Investment CouncilCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019100 Resilient CitiesCity Government, Local ResilienceAbility to handle disaster, urban resilience data points, municipal experience Institute and Rockefeller FoundationLead Authors: Carlos Martín, Sara McTarnaghanNoNoYes
2019State of the Remote WorkWorkforceSurvey of Remote Workers, Employers; Flexibility of Work Environment, Doist, Hubstaff, Remote-How, RemoteYear, Trello, Workfrom, We Work RemotelyCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019U.S. Media Quality ReportMedia TrendsMedia Quality Ad ScienceCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Cities with Oldest Homes: Age of Housting Stock DataResidential InfrastructureHousting Statistics, Year Built of Units AuthorNoNoYes
2016Financial State of the CitiesCity Financial StateDebt of Cities, per capita measures including surplus and debt per taxpayer State of the Cities 2016Corporate AuthorYesNoYes
2017Creative City Index 2017Creative IndustriesCreative jobs, creative education, Performing Arts Companies, Motion Picture and Video Industries AuthorYesYesYes
2011The Creative City Index: Measuring the Pulse of the CityCreative CitiesDistinctiveness, diversity, vitality, openness, trust, connectivity, place-making, liveability LandryCharles LandryNoYesYes
2015The High Cost of DisparitiesInequalityCosts associated with unemployment, income inequality, lack of health care Michigan Leadership CollaborativeTamber Bustance, Eric WilliamsNoNoNo
2018Social Needs IndexSocial NeedPopulation below poverty, households with mortgage or rent greater than 30% of income, gini index of concentrated incmoe Localism AdvisorsNoNoYes
2019Fostering Effective Energy Index 2018Energy InfrastructureEnergy Infrastructure System Performance, Environmental Sustainability, Energy Acecss & Security Economic ForumCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2018The Global Future Council on Energy: Policy RecommendationsEnergy InfrastructureEnergy Policy - Carbon Pricing Economic ForumCorporate AuthorNoNoNo
2018Annual Average Electricity Price Comparison by StateEnergy InfrastructureElectricity price per KW Hour Energy OfficeCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
20192018 U.S. Average Electricity Retail PricesEnergy InfrastructureU.S. Cost of Electricity per KW Hour Energy Information Administration; U.S. Chamber of CommerceCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2019The Geography of ProsperityWellbeingHousehold income, unemployment rate Projectryan Nunn, Jana Parsons, and Jay ShambaughYesNoYes
2019Vitality IndexWellbeing and prosperityHousehold income, unemployment rate ProjectCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2019How Stagnating Cities Can Prepare for the FutureEconomic Stagnation; Decline; Distressed CitiesPopulation change, Real per-capita GDP; College-Degree Attainment ProjectAaron M. RennNoYesYes
2018Partners or Pirates? Collaboration and Competition in Local Economic DevelopmentLocal Policy; Local Economic DevelopmentEncourage collaboration, costs of collaboration and competition InstituteMegan Randall, Kim Rueben, Brett Theodos, Aravind BoddupalliNoNoNo
2019Low Income Displacement and Concentration in U.s. Census Tract, 2000 to 2016Gentrification and DisplacementIncome change, racial displacement, college degrees per census tract on Metropolitan OpportunityCorporate AuthorNoNoYes
2019The most valuable PE-backed company in every US StatePrivate EquityPrivate Equity Investment AuthorNoNoYes
2018Neighborhood Gentrification across Harris County: 1990 to 2016Gentrification and DisplacementIncome change, racial displacement, college degrees per census tract Kinder Institute for Urban ResearchWendie Choudary, Jie Wu, Mingming ZhangNoYesYes
2015Gentrification in America ReportGentrification and DisplacementIncome change, racial displacement, college degrees per census tract MaciagNoYesYes
2019Gentrification and cultural displacement in American CitiesGentrification and DisplacementIncome change, racial displacement, college degrees per census tract Community Reinvestment CoalitionJason Richardson, Bruce Mitchell, Juan FrancoNoYesYes
2019125 Best Places to Live in the USAJob Market Index, Value IndexUnemployment Rate, Average Salary, Housing Affordability, Annual Household Income Across Cities News and World ReportsCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2019Globalization in Transition: The Future of Trade and Value ChainsGlobalizationTrade Intensity, Labor-cost arbitrage, intra-regional trade Bughin, James Manyika, Jonathan WoetzelYesNoNo
20192017 State Report on Early Stage EntrepreneurshipState of Entrepreneurship and StartupsRate of New Entrepreneurs, Opportunity Share of New Entrepreneurs, Startup Job Creation, Survival Rate Kauffman FoundationRobert Fairlie, Sameeksha Desai, A.J. HerrmannYesYesYes
2019Global Ecosystem ReportState of Entrepreneurship and StartupsFounder Mindset, City demographics, Industry Startup Ecosystems GenomeCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2018State of Startups 2018State of Entrepreneurship and StartupsFounder Survey Round CapitalCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
20192019 Global Ecosystem RankingsState of Entrepreneurship and StartupsBusiness Climate, Firm Capability BlinkCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2018Outdoor Recreation Outlook 2018Outdoor Recreation Economic Statistics and Cultural ImpactTourist share of Federal and State Parks Recreation CoalitionCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2018Outdoor Participation report 2018Outdoor Recreation ParticipationDemographics associated with ourdoor participant Industry AssociationCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Global Financial Stability Report: Vulnerabilities in a Maturing Credit CycleGlobal Financial RiskIndicators, Metrics, and Policy associated with global risk indicators Monetary FundCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2018Blockchain Market Shares, Market Strategies, and Market Forecasts, 2018 to 2024Blockchain Industry OutlookMarket analysis, industry verticals ResearchCorporate AuthorNoNoNo
2018Deloitte's 2018 global blockchain surveyBlockchain Industry SurveyState of market, challenges, etc. from Blockchain executives AuthorNoNoNo
2018Blockchain in BusinessBlockchain Industry SurveyState of market, challenges, etc. from Blockchain executives Davies, Scott LikensNoNoNo
2018Emerging Technology Projection: The Total Economic Impact of IBM BlockchainBlockchain cost savings and business benefitsCapEx and OpEx Savings, Transaction revenue, Pilot Costs, Risk Odell, Julia FadzeyevaNoNoNo
2019Blockchain Trends 2019Blockchain Industry OutlookEmerging Trends in Blockchain InsightsCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs: Removing BarriersAccess to CapitalCapital, Policy, Information, Talent FoundationVictor Hwang, Sameeksha Desai, Ross BiardNoNoNo
2018Real Estate Market Size 2017Real EstateReal Estate and per capita GDP AuthorYesNoNo
2019Community IndexCommunity DevelopmentDiversity, Investment, Talent, Sustainability EconomyCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
201850 State Property Tax ComparisonProperty TaxTaxes Institute of Land policyCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2019Property Taxes by CountyProperty TaxTaxes FoundationCorporate AuthorYesYesYes
2019The Small Business Sector in Urban AmericaSmall Business Revenue GrowthRevenue Growth Morgan ChaseCorporate AuthorNoNoNo
2019IAB internet advertising revenue report: 2018 full year resultsAdvertising Industry ReportInternet and Digital Advertising Prepared by PwCCorporate AuthorYesYesNo
2019The Digital Advertising States You Need for 2018Advertising Industry ReportInternet and Digital Advertising AuthorYesNoNo
2019Quarterly Mobile Index Q1 2019: Mobile Advertising TrendsAdvertising Industry ReportInternet and Digital Advertising AuthorYesNoNo
2017Why Competition in the Politics Industry is Failing America: A Strategy for Reinvigorating our DemocracyPolitics and CompetitionVoter Engagement, Congressional Disapproval Business SchoolKatherine M. Gehl and Michael E. PorterNoNoNo
2015The State of the Affluent 2014EconomicsWealth Ownership WorldwideJohn J. Bowen Jr., Paul Brunswick, James Dean, Jonathan J. PowellNoNoNo
2019Black DemographicsEconomics, Economic JusticeDemographic Data DemographicsCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2018International Private Equity and Venture Capital Valuation GuidelinesPrivate Equity, Venture Capital, ValuationValuation Private Equity and Venture CapitalCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Small Business Equity Tracker 2018Venture Capital, Equity Capital, Risk CapitalMarket Analysis, industry verticals Business BankCorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Pitchbook-NVCA Venture MonitorVenture Capital, Equity Capital, Risk CapitalMarket Analysis, industry verticals, NVCACorporate AuthorYesNoNo
2019Blockchain and Property in 2018: At the End of the BeginningBlockchain and Fractional Property OwnershipBlockchain AmericaJ. Michael Graglia, Christopher MellonNoNoNo
2019Crime and Murder in 2018: A Preliminary AnalysisViolent Crime RatesCrime Rates Center for JusticeAmes C. Grawert, Adureh Onyekwere, and Cameron KimbleYesNoYes