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    2021 Greater Philadelphia Leadership Exchange Conference

     

    Rebuilding Civic Muscle In A Post-Pandemic World

    2 Day Conference    |   In-Person & Virtual

    Monday, October 25th - Wednesday, October 27th

     

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    We address critical issues facing Greater Philadelphia by providing impactful research, connecting diverse leaders, and advancing shared solutions.

     

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    We're working with large institutional buyers to grow businesses, strengthen the local economy, create jobs, and build wealth. 

     

     

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    We’re building a regional resource of high-quality, data-driven, and objective research to address the region’s most important challenges and opportunities.

     

THE LATEST

The latest insights, updates, and news from the Economy League community. 
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Regional Direction
October 6th 2021

Inflation in Greater Philadelphia – Part 2: Comparing Metropolitan Inflation

This data brief is the second part in our series covering the impact of inflation on Greater Philadelphia. In the first part of this series, we... Read More
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Regional Direction
September 22nd 2021

Inflation in Greater Philadelphia – Part 1: De-Mystifying Local Inflation

As Greater Philadelphia’s economy slowly emerges from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, inflation has become a growing concern. The... Read More
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Regional Direction
September 8th 2021

Declining Homeownership in Philadelphia

Philadelphia has long been touted as an affordable big city [1]. As shown in figure 1, it has the highest owner-occupancy rate among its peer... Read More
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Regional Direction
August 25th 2021

Restaurant Revitalization Funds in Philadelphia

As part of the American Rescue Plan Act in March 2021, the U.S. Congress allocated $28.6 billion to the Small Business Administration (SBA) to aid... Read More
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PAGE Summit: Tentative Date - December 7th 2021

CAMPAIGNS & PROJECTS 

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THE WELL CITY CHALLENGE

 

The Well City Challenge, presented by Independence Blue Cross, is a social impact challenge to engage and support everyday innovators with new creative ideas for addressing Philadelphia’s millennial health and mental health challenges.

 

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PHILADELPHIA ANCHORS FOR GROWTH & EQUITY (PAGE)

 

Philadelphia Anchors for Growth and Equity is a partnership between the Economy League, the City of Philadelphia and leading “Eds and Meds” anchor institutions that seeks to increase local purchasing by large institutional buyers to grow businesses, strengthen the local economy, create jobs, and build wealth. 

 

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ANALYSIS OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA FIVE-YEAR PLAN

 

To aid in deliberation around the City of Philadelphia FY2019 budget and FY2019-2023 Five-Year Plan, the Economy League has compiled analysis to situate budget discussions within the broader context of the Philadelphia economy in 2018 and examine key linkages between the Five-Year Plan and what we see as the primary drivers of growth and prosperity—education and jobs.

 

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OUR INVESTORS

The Economy League thanks the corporate, institutional, and individual investors whose financial support makes our work possible.

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AARP
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Abrams Realty & Development
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African American Chamber of Commerce
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Alexander Perry, Inc
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Allied Universal
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Alterra Property Group