Items Tagged with 'Anderson Economic Group'


Study: ArtPrize 2013 pumped $22M into economy

Organizers say cultural benefits to community were even more significant.

February 7, 2014
The economic impact ArtPrize has on Grand Rapids continues to grow. Read More

State’s University Research Corridor ranks high in innovation

URC estimated to have contributed $16.6 billion in economic activity in 2012.

January 24, 2014
Michigan’s University Research Corridor ranks high among eight university innovation clusters nationwide in a new measure that examines R&D spending, research commercialization and talent production, according to a recent economic impact study. Read More

Newsmaker: ArtPrize paints picture of spending downtown

January 11, 2013
ArtPrize’s artistic merit often spurs a good debate, but one thing is certain: The 19-day event leaves a ginormous economic footprint on downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

CAA buildings drew visitors from all states and Canada last year

Van Andel Arena, DeVos Place and DeVos Performance Hall had strong economic impact.

December 15, 2012
A recent report from the Anderson Economic Group shows that the Convention and Arena Authority is a certified player in the local hospitality industry. Read More