LAEDC’s independent, non-profit, public benefit role makes us an objective resource to elected officials and their staffs


Many cities are members of LAEDC, to gain insight on the changing economy and partner on projects

Real Estate Strategy

We help cities activate under-utilized real estate with planning and advisory services

Strategic Plan

The L.A. County Strategic Plan for Economic Development provides actionable priorities for government

Economic Research

LAEDC’s provides the research and analysis such as city demographics to inform policy decisions

Business Assistance

Our free strategic business advisory services help businesses remain here, succeed, grow and hire

Public Policy Analysis

We help policymakers analyze economic impact of proposed legislation, and can evaluate alternative options

MBFC Awards

Each year two cities in LA County are recognized as Most Business Friendly at the LAEDC Eddy Awards gala


Take advantage of our Economic Forecast, Foreign Investor Summit and other events to gain new insights

“We all know the importance of the entertainment industry to the local economy, but LAEDC’s analysis helped quantify the benefits of the Film and Television Tax Credit and gave us workable solutions to retain jobs in the region. It was just the ammunition we needed to bring to Sacramento.” – Hasan Ikhrata, Executive Director Southern California Association of Governments