As the nation and world reflect on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and its impact on the Gulf Coast (particularly the City of New Orleans), it is hard not to marvel at the amazing recovery that has occurred.
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.
A Chinese development group is working on the world's largest canal, stretching 172 miles across Nicaragua.
The political fights of the last decade have distracted us from what should be, in my view, the central issue of our policy debates—reviving economic growth. First quarter 2015 growth of just 0.2% comes on the heels of a lackluster 2014, when the economy grew just 2.4%.
This article originally appeared on NerdWallet.com. It is re-published here with permission.
By Cindy Yang, Nerdwallet.com
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation recently had the chance to tout Utah for it's performance in the Enterprising States 2014 report.
A Q&A session with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, Lane Beattie, president and CEO of the Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce, and John McKernan, president of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
A recent 88-page report by the Brookings Institution found that three of the top 15 cities for innovative industries—what it terms “supersectors—are found in Utah.
At a time when many states are still struggling to come out of the Great Recession, Utah has been a leader in rebuilding its economy and laying the foundation for future growth.
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation took its message about the importance of economic growth on the road this week, kicking off a national tour before business leaders in Virginia.