Speaker of the House Paul Ryan once said, “Behind every small business, there’s a story worth knowing.” Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi has often said, “There’s nothing more optimistic a person can do than start a small business.”
Those thoughts tap into the essence of the American character – being willing to pour yourself into an idea you believe in, taking the risk, responsibility and expense head-on in the hopes that others will see value in what you are creating.
One of the great-untold stories of global investment is the extent to which these employers’ success is tied to their connection with local small businesses, and vice versa. To fully understand the depth of this symbiotic relationship, we commissioned the expert analysts at PwC to quantify the impact that global investment has on America’s economy because of these supply-chain connections.
Even we were surprised by the results. Click Here to see your state's results.