Economic Growth

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is dedicated to promoting initiatives that grow our nation's economy. 

Read the Foundation's report, The Growth Imperative, for more information about the importance of faster economic growth.


Canada: The Northern Light

The National Chamber Foundation, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce International Affairs Division, and the Institute for 21st Century Energy presented an event in the Business Horizon Series, "Canada: A Northern Light, A Partner for Growth and Opportunity". This event was designed to explore the decisions that Canada has made to advance its economy, international trade, energy, manufacturing and other strategic areas.

The idea that spending by consumers and governments drives the economy is the basis for today’s anti-austerity "hosannas." The new French president, François Hollande, has promised to open the spigots and spend Europe back to economic health. If only it were that easy.