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Maine Economic Growth Council

A High Quality of Life for all Maine People

Maine employer's initiative

The Maine Economic Growth Council was established to develop a long-range economic plan for the state and to measure our progress in achieving the plan’s benchmarks and goals. The non-partisan council accomplishes this through the annual release of the Measures of Growth report on the Maine economy. This impartial data-driven report informs debate and action and remains an invaluable resource for policy makers and business leaders in and out of Maine.


Related Publications

Measures of Growth In Focus 2014

March 11th, 2014

Quarterly Economic Report: Personal Income in Maine

October 17th, 2013
Produced in partnership with the University of Maine’s School of Economics Read more...

Quarterly Economic Report: Productivity in Maine

August 1st, 2013
Produced in partnership with the University of Maine’s School of Economics Read more...

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Maine's economy a mixed bag

April 8th, 2014
Tony Payne - The Portland Daily Sun

MDF Program Director Ryan Neale discussing Measures of Growth 2014 on Maine State Chamber's "Bottom Line"

April 7th, 2014
Maine State Chamber of Commerce

Report shows Maine must address food insecurity

April 6th, 2014
Lewiston Sun Journal

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Maine Economic Growth Council


Ryan Neale

Phone 207-626-3119

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