The Economy League of Greater Philadelphia brings together regional leaders and organizations across all sectors to address the most pressing and challenging issues facing the Greater Philadelphia region. Built on our historic foundation of independent, high-quality analysis and practical insight, we spark new ideas, develop strategies, and galvanize action to make Greater Philadelphia a globally competitive region.

  • New Press Release

    Economy League & World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia Launch Regional Exports Initiative

    Focusing on a major opportunity for regional job growth, the Economy League and the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia launched a new initiative to significantly expand global trade for area firms. The two organizations will bring together business, government, and nonprofit leaders to develop an action-oriented metro export plan that draws upon our region’s unique assets and capacities to advance Greater Philadelphia as a hub for global business. ...more

  • New Publication

    2014 World Class Index

    The World Class Index is a framework for tracking progress around the shared agenda for improving regional education and talent outcomes, boosting business growth, and making our infrastructure more effective and reliable. It establishes common indicators for local leaders, provides clear-eyed analysis of metro trends, highlights collaborations leading to impact, and points to where immediate action is needed. ...more