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.


CWB discussion featuring Barbara Hackman Franklin

The Honorable Barbara Hackman Franklin is the central figure in a book entitled, “A Matter of Simple Justice: The Untold Story of Barbara Hackman Franklin and A Few Good Women” by Lee Stout. The book sheds light on the Nixon Administration’s work to expand the role of women and the enduring impact in the American workplace.

CEO Leadership Series featuring Nick Atkins, American Electric Power

The electric utility industry is in a time of unprecedented change.  AEP President and CEO Nick Akins discussed the implications for future energy prices and the U.S. Economy.  American Electric Power is one of the largest electric utilities in the United States, delivering electricity to more than 5 million customers in 11 states.