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Registration is open for our latest Lunch, Learn, & Lead Discussion!

Lunch, Learn, & Lead: Opportunities for Ohio in a Post-COVID Economy 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, May 20 Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from a panel of experts and economic development officials on ways in which Ohio can emerge from the disruptions of the coronavirus pandemic and position our state to […]

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Study Finds Ohio’s Business Income Deduction (BID) Boosts Ohio’s Economy, Helps Keep Small Businesses Open

April 7, 2021 COLUMBUS, Ohio – Today, the Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released its latest report, “Economic Impact of the Business Income Deduction in Ohio,” paired with the accompanying study conducted by Ernst & Young (EY), “Analysis of Ohio’s Business Income Tax Incentives,” which represents the first comprehensive economic impact analysis of the […]

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Ohio Business Leaders Remain Optimistic Despite Turbulent Close to 2020

March 3, 2021 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly Prosperity Pulse business leader survey today.  The 4th Quarter findings of 2020 show:  The statewide Prosperity Pulse index measured at 93.8, a drop from the 3rd quarter reading of 104 as businesses are uncertain about the timing […]

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Ohio business leaders see continued improvement in the economy but show concern that tougher months may be ahead again.

November 18, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly Prosperity Pulse business leader survey today.  The 3rd Quarter findings of 2020 show: The statewide Prosperity Pulse index measured at 104.0, continuing a rebound from the difficult economic landscape of the spring, while still showing room for […]

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Ohio business leaders are still uncertain about an economic path forward

August 27, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly Prosperity Pulse business leader survey today.  The 2nd Quarter findings of 2020 show: The statewide Prosperity Pulse index measured at 93.0, a rebound from the previous low-water mark of 51 but indicating continued below-average economic conditions as the business community has gradually re-opened. […]

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Business leaders express pessimism about near-term future of Ohio’s economy

May 6, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly Prosperity Pulse business leader survey today.  The 1st Quarter findings of 2020 show: The statewide Prosperity Pulse index measured at 51.0, an all-time low for the survey and the first result in survey history signaling below-average economic […]

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Economic sentiment boosted at year’s end by strong performance and trade agreements.

March 5, 2020 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly business leader’s survey today.  The 4th Quarter findings of 2019 reveal the following: The statewide Prosperity Pulse measured at 118.0, an improvement from the 3rd Quarter index of 106.8. Increases in expected profits, job openings and overall […]

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Panel Discussion Highlights Future of Innovation

December 9, 2019 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released its report on the second event in its “Lunch, Learn, & Lead” Discussion Series, titled “Planning for the Future of Innovation in Ohio” today. The discussion held on November 20 was a follow-up to the Research Foundation’s July 2018 report “Ohio BOLD: […]

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Business leaders wary of future uncertainty but expect a strong close to the year

December 5. 2019 COLUMBUS, OH –The Ohio Chamber of Commerce Research Foundation released the findings of its quarterly business leader’s survey today.  The 3rd Quarter findings of 2019 reveal the following: The statewide Prosperity Pulse measured at 106.8, declining from the previous mark of 119.6. Increases in hiring plans and current overall economic outlook, paired […]

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Businesses and workers are left frustrated by the “benefit cliff”

June 13, 2019 In a recent survey of business leaders, the Research Foundation found that 18.6%, or nearly 1 in 5 businesses, had in some way experienced issues with hiring, promoting, or increasing wages for their employees, due to concerns that increased income would result in losing some form of public assistance. This scenario is […]

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