Videos – Economy

Pioneer Executive Director Jim Stergios presents a comprehensive overview of job creation trends in the Commonwealth since 1990, drawing on findings from Pioneer’s seven-part series on this topic.
In the State of the Union Address last night, President Obama spoke at length about how the country can kick-start the great American job engine. Here in Massachusetts, we hear that we are doing well compared to the rest of the country. And in part it is true that Greater Boston (though not the rest...
Press Release on Pioneer’s new paper which takes a look at economic growth in Massachusetts’ Middle Cities.
Brenda Bond discusses her interviews with Police Chiefs regarding the economic crisis.
Mayor’s Scott Lang (New Bedford), Lisa Wong (Fitchburg) and City Manager Bernard Lynch (Lowell) discuss tracking data to reduce spending while maintaining services.
Mayor Lisa Wong (Fitchburg), and City Manager Bernard Lynch (Lowell) discuss areas most affected by funding cuts.
Mayors Scott Lang (New Bedford), Lisa Wong (Fitchburg) and City Manager Bernard Lynch (Lowell) discuss sources of funding with greatest decline.