Our Research

Our Research

We are constantly exploring how people and businesses work as an effort to uncover opportunities and refine our tools.  Take a look at our areas of research that support the work that we do each day.

Small Business Research

Our research supports the daily efforts across industries, disciplines, and needs.

  • SBA award, “African American Entrepreneurs: Challenges and Contributions”
  • Business-relocation study (EDCVC)
  • Performance of Trade Manufacturers (Port Authority)

Entreprenurial Ecosystems

We explore the nature of how businesses start, grow, and support the areas within which they reside.

World of Work Data

An unmatched dataset containing granular data on the skills and capabilities driving our economy parsed at a level of geography, industry, and firms.


Small Business Innovation Research
(Phase I) Awardee