Young & Restless

Together with Coletta & Company, Impresa has undertaken a path-breaking study of the migration and settlement patterns of 25 to 34-year olds, and the impact of this migration on metropolitan prosperity. Our initial work focused on eight cities: Atlanta, Kansas Read More …

The Competitive Imperative

Educational attainment matters for economic prosperity.  Our report, The Competitive Imperative, explains how improving educational in Oregon pays economic and fiscal dividends for the state.  Published by the Oregon Business Council. Cortright_Competitive Imperative 2005

Why talent matters

In an increasingly knowledge-based economy, the skills and talent of the local population may be the single most important factor influencing urban economic success.  We know that the returns to education have increased for individuals.  The college earnings premium–the amount Read More …

Young & Restless

Together with Coletta & Company, Impresa has undertaken a pathbreaking study of the migration and settlement patterns of 25 to 34-year olds, and the impact of this migration on metropolitan prosperity. Our initial work focused on eight cities: Atlanta, Kansas Read More …