CEOs Find Ohio a Top 10 Best State for Business For Fourth Consecutive Year
1 May 2021
This report is a summary of third-party economic research and perspectives to foster communication with business and economic development stakeholders during the COVID-19 crisis.
Key Economic Insights
- Global: Global COVID-19 caseload tops 150M, including over 400,000 new cases in India.
- U.S.: 2021Q1 GDP grew at an annualized 6.4%. Disposable income, consumer spending, consumer confidence, and durable goods orders all increased. Jobless claims are at a pandemic low.
- Ohio: Ohio ranked #7 in Chief Executive’s Best & Worst States for Business 2021