New York City Economic Development Corp.

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio, joined by John Schoettler, Vice President Global Real Estate and Facilities for Amazon.com, today announced that Amazon will establish a new corporate headquarters in Long Island City, Queens. The decisio
Experts offer their input on how to shift course after losing Amazon’s HQ2.
News & Politics
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A woman walks past the Google offices in Manhattan New York
The city and state can’t ignore the fast-growing economic sector.
Opinion
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A view of the Long Island City skyline development - the future home of Amazon HQ2 - from under the Queens Boulevard train tracks.
Experts weigh in on the tech giant’s subsidized headquarters to be built in Queens – and similar battles in the city’s history.
News & Politics
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New York City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer during the Committee on Finance's second Amazon HQ2 hearing.
And what would it take to get everyone on board with the plan?
News & Politics
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New Yorkers walk past an advertisement for Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange founded in 2014.
The establishment of a new task force suggests that the state is ready to expand its embrace of crypto.
Policy
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A view of the Long Island City skyline development - the future home of Amazon HQ2 - from under the Queens Boulevard train tracks.
Economic development officials answered some questions – and remained silent on others.
Policy
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Andrew Cuomo Jeff Bezos
New York is offering Amazon up to $1.2 billion in Excelsior tax credits – here’s what that means.
Policy
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A cargo ship passing through New York City's harbor
The Freight NYC plan will ease traffic and pollution, EDC's Patchett says.
Policy
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