Build & Grow Relationships

The best policies are based on data-driven research, using engaged, diverse stakeholders and by fostering thought that motivates people to think regionally. It is a process that CREC has done successfully since 2009, and it has helped expand our client base and grow communities. Clients vary from single municipalities and private-sector firms:

• Cities • Think tanks
• States • National organizations

Client Profile

George Washington University Institute of Public Policy

The George Washington Institute of Public Policy (GWIPP) serves as a university-wide nexus for faculty and graduate students engaging in research on important public policy issues. We also play a unique dual role among policy research institutes in the United States. Our team of research faculty engage in funded research on a variety of domestic issues.

Website: https://gwipp.gwu.edu/

Project Catalogue

Credential Engine
Start Date: Oct 2017 — End Date: Dec 2018

In collaboration with George Washington Institute of Public Policy, CREC is leading a second phase of the work with Credential Engine designed to build on the first report released in April 2018.  In this phase, CREC will update and enhance the credential count by accomplishing four key goals: (1) updating the data acquired for Phase […]

Project Updates

New report out for Credential Engine
April 20, 2018

New report out for Credential Engine, with research produced by Center for Regional Economic Competitiveness and the George Washington University Institute of Public Policy “Counting U.S. Secondary and Postsecondary Credentials“