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A Singaporean venture capitalist on what makes Singapore and Southeast Asia the future of ‘big impact’ in e-commerce, media, and technology

Global venture capital firm GGV Capital has offices in China, Singapore, and Silicon Valley has seen its 200-plus portfolio companies through the fallout of the pandemic. Jenny Lee, a Singaporean managing partner at the firm, says short-term impact for startups is unavoidable but long-term outlook can be positive. The Southeast […]
A Singaporean venture capitalist on what makes Singapore and Southeast Asia the future of ‘big impact’ in e-commerce, media, and technology
Strategy

The 15 biggest US cities with booming economies, ranked

America’s big cities are one of the main engines of the country’s economy. We ranked the 30 biggest metro areas on five measures of economic health. The cities at the top of the list have thriving technology sectors. San Francisco took the top spot. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
The 15 biggest US cities with booming economies, ranked
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The 15 biggest US cities with the worst economies, ranked

America’s big cities are one of the main engines of the country’s economy, but these 15 are relatively struggling. We ranked the 30 biggest metro areas on five measures of economic health. The cities at the bottom of the list tend to have higher unemployment and lower wages. Detroit had […]
The 15 biggest US cities with the worst economies, ranked
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The economies of every US state and DC, ranked from worst to best

The US is a massive, complex economy, and so too are the component economies of the 50 states and Washington, DC, that make up the whole. Business Insider combined six measures of labour-market and general economic health for all the states and the District of Columbia. They are the unemployment […]
The economies of every US state and DC, ranked from worst to best
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Here’s how we ranked the economies of the US states and DC

In our ranking of the economies of the states and DC, we looked at six measures of economic health. Each measure was rescaled to allow us to compare them to one another. Technically, we calculated z-scores for each state on each measure, which rescales each variable based on its average […]
Here’s how we ranked the economies of the US states and DC
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How quickly each US state’s economy is growing, in one map

The Bureau of Economic Analysis released an important measure of the health of the 50 US states’ economies. The BEA’s estimates of Q4 2017 GDP in each of the states and DC ranged from a 1.3% decrease in North Dakota to a 5.2% increase in Texas. The Bureau of Economic […]
How quickly each US state’s economy is growing, in one map
Markets

Every US state economy ranked from worst to best

The US is a massive, complex economy, and so too are the component economies of the 50 states and Washington, DC, that make up the whole. Business Insider combined six measures of labour-market and general economic health for all the states and the District of Columbia. They are the unemployment […]
Every US state economy ranked from worst to best