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Jul 20, 2020, 12:05 ET CED Calls for Sweeping Action to Fight Economic Effects of COVID-19

Today, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) sent a letter to Congressional leadership as well as the President and...


Jun 17, 2020, 09:30 ET CED Issues Plan for Financing Massive Public Debt from COVID-19

Today, the Committee for Economic Development (CED) of The Conference Board issued a report detailing how to pay for the enormous addition of public...


Jun 15, 2020, 10:31 ET CED Calls for Immediate Action to Support an Accessible, Fair and Reliable November 2020 Election

With time running short, CED today released the following statement calling for immediate action to support an accessible, fair, and reliable...


Nov 12, 2019, 12:47 ET CED to Award John Wood of Telos and Jim Clerkin of Moët Hennessy North America

This evening at DC's Willard InterContinental Hotel, two CEOs will receive the Committee for Economic Development (CED) of The Conference Board's...


Jul 08, 2019, 12:54 ET Tomorrow: Policy Luncheon to Discuss the Economic Impact of Financial Index

The Committee for Economic Development (CED) today released the report, The Economic Impact of the Indexing Industry. It explains the significance of ...


Jun 28, 2019, 13:00 ET Policy Luncheon: The Economic Impact of the Indexing Industry

The S&P 500. The Dow Jones. The NASDAQ Composite. Americans have grown accustomed to hearing about the ups and downs of key financial indices. But...


Jun 18, 2019, 07:00 ET New Book: Business Leaders Call on Washington to Adopt Not More or Less Regulation, But Smarter Regulation

When it comes to regulation, Americans are split on how much is needed. Authors of a new book from the Committee for Economic Development (CED),...


Jun 18, 2019, 06:00 ET Policy Luncheon: The Economic Impact of the Indexing Industry

The S&P 500. The Dow Jones Industrial Average. The NASDAQ Composite. Americans have grown accustomed to hearing about the ups and downs of such...


May 23, 2019, 13:47 ET Improving Noncollege Pathways to Building Skills and Successful Careers

When it comes to preparing students for rewarding careers and the skills needed in a 21st century economy, degree-granting institutions dominate most ...


May 03, 2019, 13:00 ET Advancing More Women into the C-Suite & on Corporate Boards

From embracing diversity and inclusion to calling for an end to decision-making in the men's room, companies and organizations can take practical and ...


May 03, 2019, 06:00 ET Michael Leland Joins CED as Senior Director of Operations & Outreach

Michael Leland joined the Committee for Economic Development (CED) on April 29 as Senior Director of Operations and Outreach. He is responsible for...


Apr 16, 2019, 06:00 ET Press Release: CED's New Census Report Calls for Congress to Act

With less than a year before the 2020 Census begins, the Census Bureau faces significant challenges which threaten the fairness and accuracy of the...


Jan 31, 2019, 11:03 ET New Report: Child Care's Economic Impact Exceeds $99 Billion in the U.S.

Child care is vital to many parents because it enables them to participate in the workforce or pursue education or training. Less well known is how...


Nov 14, 2018, 09:00 ET CED Honors Thomas J. McInerney, President and CEO of Genworth Financial, Inc., with Leadership Award

The Committee for Economic Development (CED) recognizes Thomas J. McInerney, a CED Trustee and the President and CEO of Genworth Financial, Inc. with ...


Sep 25, 2018, 09:00 ET CED to Honor Six Business Leaders and Companies at Awards Dinner in New York City

Tomorrow, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will honor six business leaders who have led their companies with...


Jul 02, 2018, 10:00 ET CED: Mecklenburg County Expands Access to Pre-K Education

The Committee for Economic Development (CED) is pleased to share the news that the Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners approved a new fiscal...


May 30, 2018, 09:00 ET The Committee for Economic Development Announces New President

Today, the Committee for Economic Development (CED), an affiliate of The Conference Board, announced that Bernard C. Bailey will become its next...


Apr 26, 2018, 03:00 ET New CED Report: Time to Face Up: The Growing Urgency for Tackling our Nation's Debt

In fiscal year 2020, the budget will record the first $1 trillion deficit since the financial crisis of the last decade. Furthermore, the federal...


Feb 16, 2018, 09:30 ET CED Issues Recommendations to Boost Quality of Charter Schools

As charter schools have expanded and begun educating more American school children, so has the discussion over the role they should play in our...


Nov 15, 2017, 08:00 ET CED Launches "Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership"

Tomorrow, November 15, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will launch "Advancing Women in Corporate Leadership."...


Nov 15, 2017, 07:30 ET Investing in Young Children: A Call to Action for Business Leaders

Tomorrow, November 15, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will call on business leaders to invest in state and...


Nov 15, 2017, 07:00 ET CED Issues Recommendations for Reauthorizing the Higher Education Act

Today, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) issued 13 recommendations for reauthorizing the federal Higher Education...


Nov 14, 2017, 08:28 ET CED Honors Giant Eagle, Inc. and Laura Karet with Leadership Award

Tomorrow, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) will honor Giant Eagle, Inc., and the company's President and CEO,...


Oct 20, 2017, 09:05 ET CED Report Shows How to Develop Smarter Regulations

Today, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) released a report that details how the federal government can better...


Sep 25, 2017, 10:00 ET CED Report Details How U.S. Should Approach Global Trade

Today, the Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) released a report with recommendations for aiding U.S. workers adversely...