Our Mission

Welcome to MassEconomix, a tool by the Pioneer Institute, in partnership with the Business Dynamics Research Consortium: a project of the University of Wisconsin System, Institute for Business and Entrepreneurship.

 

Our goal is to provide higher quality and timely data that will facilitate the most accurate understanding of the state economy and make a more complete set of economic data accessible, to effect informed, impactful decisions. MassEconomix allows users to analyze local, regional, and state data on employment, business, and industry trends.


What is YTS?

YTS stands for “Your-economy Time Series”, a database compiled by the Business Dynamics Research Consortium (BDRC), which is housed University of Wisconsin System Institute for Business and Entrepreneurship Madison, Wisconsin...

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What is ES-202?

The Massachusetts Labor Market Information database utilizes Employment and Wage data (ES-202), now called the Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) nationally, which is collected and published by the U.S. Department of Labor...

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Notes on the Data

The YTS data contains establishment-level data on employment and establishment location. Employee counts for each establishment are based on the number of jobs, and are not...

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About Pioneer Institute

Pioneer Institute is an independentpioneer-logo-compass.png, non-partisan, privately funded research organization that seeks to improve the quality of life in Massachusetts through...

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About Business Dynamics Research Consortium  

The Business Dynamics Research Consortiumcropped-BDRC_Logo_Horizontal_RGB.png is a public-private, non-profit, nonpartisan research institute...

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