The Inaugural Stephen S. Fuller Institute Economic Forum

On Oct. 4, 2017, the Stephen S. Fuller Institute hosted its first annual Economic Forum in the Founders Hall Auditorium at the Schar School of Policy and Government. Materials from the event are available below.   The Washington Region’s Five Key Economic Challenges Presentation by Dr. Fuller View Presentation› View Summary of Presentation as a PDF›

The Washington Region’s Key Economic Challenges

By Stephen S. Fuller, Ph.D. Download as a PDF The performance of the Washington region’s economy has been lagging its peer metropolitan areas since 2010 and a recent report from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis shows the Washington region’s economy has preformed worse than had been previously reported. The principal reason for the Washington region’s

More people leave Greater Washington than move here.

From The Washington Business Journal: When the nation’s economy is bad, people stay in the Washington region. But when times are good across the country, Greater Washington sees more residents leave than move here, a trend that is only increasing — and one that bodes poorly for the region’s ability to attract top talent and

Migration in the Washington Region

The below is a summary of  Migration in the Washington Region: Trends between 2000 and 2015 and Characteristics of Recent Migrants. View Full Report as PDF › View Executive Summary as PDF › Between 2000 and 2016, the population in the Washington region increased from 4.86 million people to 6.13 million people. This change was