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.
America Has Got to Invest in Education
“The education system needs to be innovative and it needs to reflect this economy that we live in now." –Mike Petro, Executive Vice...
Teacher Effectiveness Project, Education, Early Childhood
May 17, 2013
May 2013 Trustee Conference Call
On May 15, 2013, Joe Minarik and Elliot Schwartz presented updates to trustees as part of CED's regular monthly conference call series. Below are documents of... Fiscal Health
May 15, 2013
CED Releases Spring Trustee Policy Poll
The Committee for Economic Development (CED) today unveiled results of its inaugural Trustee policy poll. Questions focused on the state of the economy, monetary,...
Women On Corporate Boards Project, Democratic Institutions, Education, Fiscal Health
May 12, 2013
CED Partners with Committee of 100 Louisiana to Promote Postsecondary Education in Baton Rouge
On Wednesday, May 15, CED will partner with the Committee of 100 Louisiana to host a special...
Postsecondary Education Project,
May 06, 2013
CED Launches New Partnership with the Women’s Forum of New York
CEOs can help to increase gender diversity on corporate boards through sponsoring highly talented women...
Women On Corporate Boards Project,
May 03, 2013
CED Discusses “Digital Learning” in Newly Released Issue Brief
CED has released its latest issue brief "Digital Learning: Meeting the Challenges and Embracing the...
Teacher Effectiveness Project, Education
April 30, 2013
CED Re-Launches Website
Notice something different? CED is excited to share with you our new website, complete with...
April 25, 2013
Business Leaders: We Need More Women on Corporate Boards
American companies are at a competitive disadvantage because they don’t have enough women...
Women On Corporate Boards Project, Global Competitiveness, Women's Economic Empowerment
April 24, 2013
New CED Report: Promoting Small Donor Democracy: The Value of Public Matching Programs in NYC
On Friday, March 8th, CED released its latest report, Promoting Small Donor Democracy: The Value...
Money In Politics Project, Democratic Institutions, Campaign Finance
March 08, 2013
CED Sends a Letter to Congress, the President, Urging Lawmakers to Cancel Sequester
Straight-Forward Recommendations Focus on Setting our Country on a Path to Long-Term Economic Stability Today,...
Fiscal Health Project, Fiscal Health
February 20, 2013