Grantee Profile

Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED)

Grants to Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED)

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 1 year, 11 months)

    Strengthening American Democracy

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — The Committee for Economic Development (CED) is a Washington-based non-partisan organization that conducts research on economic and social issues, and engages business leadership in public policy topics such as post-secondary education, public debt, campaign finance, and judicial selection. This two-year grant will support CED’s Business Champions for Campaign Finance Reform and Judicial Independence Project, which addresses campaign finance reform (particularly corporate disclosure practices) and judicial-selection reform.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Strengthening American Democracy

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — The Committee for Economic Development is a Washington-based, business-led, non-partisan organization that conducts research on economic and social issues, and engages the business community to understand public policy and its implications for business. This two-year grant will support CED’s Money in Politics Initiative, which addresses campaign finance reform and judicial-selection reform.

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To produce and disseminate a report on the role business can play in improving job opportunities for low-skilled workers.

  • $25,000

    1995 (Inactive Grant)

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support the Chicago Initiative on the Inner City.

  • $50,000

    1994 (Inactive Grant)

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support a national policy study, "Tackling the Problems of the Inner City."

  • $50,000

    1993 (Inactive Grant)

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support a national policy study, "Tackling the Problems of the Inner City."

  • $125,000

    1991 (Inactive Grant)

    Education

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support development, publication, and dissemination of a policy report on child care as a human resource issue (over two years).

  • $75,000

    1989 (Inactive Grant)

    Education

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support a research study focusing on child care in the workplace with special emphasis on educational aspects.

  • $100,000

    1980 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy

    ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA — To support a study regarding the formulation of a national retirement policy.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED) $1,025,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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