The Committee for Economic Development is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led, public policy organization that delivers well researched analysis and reasoned solutions to our nation’s most critical issues.
CED's research falls under 4 pillars: fiscal health, education, global competitiveness, and democratic institutions.
CED Announces Millennial-Focused Project
The growth rate of the United States’ national debt is a significant threat to the quality of life of the future generations. The Congressional... Fiscal Health
April 14, 2014
Lenny Mendonca: Invest in Early Childhood Now!
By Lenny Mendonca Director Emeritus, McKinsey & Company Trustee, Committee for Economic Development Invest in Early Childhood Now! The development of a child’s...
Education Project, Education, Early Childhood
April 09, 2014
Trustee Blog: Paula Stern on Importance of More Careers in Computer Science
March was yet another month of lackluster growth, with the unemployment rate unchanged at 6.7%. (America lacks a quick, comprehensive way to measure the losses...
Education Project, Democratic Institutions, Education, K-12, Postsecondary
April 04, 2014
The Absence of Women in Science: A Troubling Statistic
By: Nathan Owen Rosenberg & Shideh Sedgh Bina Reposted with permission from Enterprise Transformation Results ...
Women On Corporate Boards Project, Global Competitiveness, Women's Economic Empowerment
March 28, 2014
The FOMC on the Approach; a Cry of ‘Uncle’ on Tax Reform
Macroeconomists aren’t particularly fond of the metaphor of the “soft landing”...
Fiscal Health Project, Fiscal Health
March 26, 2014
Social Impact Bonds: Innovative Public Finance or Pie in the Sky?
By Sean Hicks Social impact bonds (SIBs), a unique approach to public finance that is... Global Competitiveness, Corporate Governance
March 24, 2014
Two Newspaper Columns on Health Care Reform
By Joseph Minarik Within the past week, there have been two opinion columns in leading...
Health Care Reform Project, Fiscal Health, Health Care
March 19, 2014
View from the Fishbowl
By Cindy Cisneros Director of Education Programs Committee for Economic Development View from the Fishbowl ...
Postsecondary Education Project, Education, K-12, Postsecondary
March 18, 2014
Trustee Blog: Entrepreneurs on Boards
Entrepreneurs on Boards By Larraine Segil Director, Frontier Communications Inc. Chair of Foundation & Vice...
Women On Corporate Boards Project, Global Competitiveness, Corporate Governance, Women's Economic Empowerment
March 12, 2014