About The Committee
for Economic Development

Mission Statement
The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led public policy organization that delivers well-researched analysis and reasoned solutions to our nation’s most critical issues.

Reasoned solutions from business in the nation’s interest.

Core Principles

  1. Sustainable capitalism
  2. Long-term economic growth
  3. Efficient fiscal & regulatory policies
  4. Competitive & open markets
  5. Globally competitive workforce
  6. Equal economic opportunity
  7. Non-partisanship in the nation’s interest

CED Members, Members of Congress, and more sound off on the value proposition of CED membership and the economic challenges ahead for business.

CED is proud of its reputation as a group of business and education leaders committed to improving the growth and productivity of the U.S. economy, a freer global trading system, and greater opportunity for all Americans. CED's Members understand that business, government, and individuals are jointly responsible for our mutual security and prosperity.

@CEDUpdate 24% of business leaders feel that things in #NewMexico are headed in the right direction, compared to 39% in 2015 ced.org/nmpoll2016