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The research listed below was conducted by independent organizations with strong reputations in their individual fields. However, the information contained in these studies is not necessarily endorsed by NYSEDC. Any questions should be directed to the organizations that sponsored the studies.

Office of State Comptroller Regional Studies

Central New York Region Economic Profile, 2016
Finger Lakes Economic Region Economic Profile, 2017
Long Island Region Economic Snapshot, 2019
Mid-Hudson Region Economic Profile, 2016
Mohawk Valley Region Economic Profile, 2018
North Country Economic Profile, 2017

Statewide Studies

2023 Updated Economic Impact of New York State's IDA's
NYSEDC Key Findings Summary - Economic Impact of IDA's 

2022 Annual Report - Life Sciences Initiative. Empire State Development 
Power Trends 2022: The Path to a Reliable, Greener Grid for New York
2022 New York State Cybersecurity and Homeland Security Industry Study  
2019 State of the Workforce
Cost-Effective Options for Achieving New York State's Greenhouse Gas Goals
Project Rhino: Competitive Site Location Benchmarking for Semiconductor Manufacturing
Raising the REDC Bar
Seeking a State Workforce Strategy 
The Economic Impact of Losing the Full Deductability of State and Local Taxes in New York State 
Economic Impact of Establishing HQ2 in New York State (Public Report)
New York’s Upstate Nuclear Power Plants’ Contribution to the State Economy
NYS Prevailing Wage Economic Impact Study 

Regional Studies

Suffolk County - Planning for Economic Growth - Investing in community infrastructure, land use & planning, real estate development and more. Oct 2023
A New Way to Plan for Buffalo-Niagra 
Arts and Economic Prosperity in Western New York
Brooklyn's Growing Innovation Economy
Central New York Regional Recreation and Heritage Plan
Development Study for the Bronx
Generating Growth in Genesee County
Genesee County Housing Needs and Market Analysis 
Initatives for Smart Economy 2.0: Erie County
Introducing New York's Rural Economies
Plugging in: Building NYC's Tech Education & Training Ecosystem
NYC Employment Snapshot
NYC Non-Profit Economic Impact Study
Shaping the Way Forward: An Economic Strategy for Schoharie County
St. Lawrence County Economic Development Study
Town of Amherst Economic Study
Regional Renaissance: How New York’s Capital Region Became a Nanotechnology Powerhouse
Tech Valley: Lessons from the New York Nano-Cluster Success Story
Impact of GlobalFoundries Investment in the Growth of Tech Valley


Academic and Economic Research

A New Paradigm for Economic Development How Higher Education Institutions Are Working to Revitalize Their Regional and State Economies
Podcast: Outsider
How SUNY Matters
NYSID's Economic Impact on New York
The Economic Impact of the State University of New York
Who Gives and Who Gets? Explore the Balance of Payments between States and the Federal Government
Why Has NY Been Outperforming the Nation?
Cities and Businesses of Color: A Guide to Economic Growth
PPI: Innovative Job Growth in the 21st Century: Has the Tech E-Commerce Ecosystem Become the New Manfacturing? 

IDA Resources

Ulster County IDA 2020 Board Training Day Materials