World Business Chicago makes it easy for you to get perspective on Chicago for your business so you can expand, relocate or start fresh. Monthly research reports take a deep dive into our focus sectors, and the economic dashboard provides you with what you need to know to make a #proChicago decision.

A Look At Chicago By The Numbers

The World Business Chicago Research Center curates original content and data analysis on many facets of the city’s diverse economy. A monthly publication, Chicago Business Bulletin, digs into specific sectors realizing significant growth to identify how Chicago’s inherent strengths and attributes, coupled with tech and innovation, are driving expansion and growth.

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The Team

Meet the members of the WBC Research Team.

Robin Ficke

Senior Vice President, Research

Hannah Loftus

Regional Research Director 

Himashi Jayasundera

Research Analyst 

Justine Ingram

Research Coordinator

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