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A study commissioned by the state to gauge the economic impact of the RhodeWorks bridge and highway improvement plan reports it increases the state’s gross domestic product by $538 million and will create as many as 6,487 jobs. more
Aaron Hertzberg is leaving his position as executive director of the Pawtucket Foundation to become a municipal economic development director in his home state of Wisconsin. more
The deadline for companies to apply for the RevUp accelerator program is Nov. 24. more
An interactive map from The New York Times shows where people living in a state were born. In 2012, 57 percent of Rhode Islanders were born in the Ocean State, compared with 64 percent in 1950 and 51 percent in 1900. more
Douglas Hall has joined the staff of the Economic Progress Institute as its new director of economic and fiscal policy, the organization said Thursday. more
Gov. Gina M. Raimondo will join community partners Friday to highlight a new initiative made possible through the state’s Health Equity Zone grants. more
Consumer confidence climbed for a third week to reach its highest level since mid-April as Americans held more favorable views of the economy, buying climate and personal finances. more
The R.I. Cybersecurity Commission has released its first report, which includes an assessment of the state’s cybersecurity infrastructure as well as recommendations to enhance the resiliency of government operations. more
Filings for unemployment benefits in the U.S. declined last week to the lowest level since mid-July, extending a run of applications near decade lows that shows dismissals remain in check. more
The deadline for Social Enterprise Greenhouse’s Impact Accelerator Program is Oct. 8. more
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