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Committee for Economic Development


Nonpartisan and business-led, CED delivers policies based on deep research and thorough analysis. Focus areas include education, fiscal health, global competitiveness, and restoration of societal trust in business leadership. Leverage our work to find reasoned solutions to your most critical issues—and the nation’s.

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The health, economic, and social crises unfolding in 2020 have presented businesses in the United States and around the world with challenges that are more important, urgent, and complex than ever before. At the ESG Center, we focus on helping businesses, investors, and other organizations address these unprecedented issues and navigate their evolving role in society. We do so by providing trusted, timely, and actionable insights in the areas of corporate governance, sustainability, and citizenship.

Newark, New Jersey: Community Voices

June 24, 2021 | CASE STUDY

Baltimore, Maryland: Community Voices

June 24, 2021 | CASE STUDY

Detroit, Michigan: Community Voices

June 24, 2021 | CASE STUDY


Corporate Citizenship Watch: Optimizing Impact: Strengthening Corporate Philanthropy and Citizenship Programs Through Better Decision-Making

September 29, 2020

Join this webcast to receive the latest findings from the soon-to-be-released research report on the revolutionary impact that new data tools can have on the effectiveness of corporate philanthropy.


Corporate Citizenship & Philanthropy Toolbox

How to Operationalize International Grantmaking, Disaster Philanthropy and Impact Measurement

September 14 - 16, 2021

Building a More Civil & Just Society Session B: The Corporation's Role in Driving Urban Economic Opportunity. 32 Mins

02 March, 2021

Leadership at the National Urban League, JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo share how corporations can drive economic opportunity through greater access to housing, capital for small businesses, employment and more. Hear from global corporate leaders making major commitments to minority and urban economic success, on the impact they seek to make and why.

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