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Brookings Institution recognizes Pittsburgh in American’s 50 most crucial, highest-value industries

Dennis Yoblansky, CEO of Allegheny Conference on Community Development announced exciting news yesterday regarding Pittsburgh’s success in advanced industries:

“Our region has turned up in the Top 50 of a new list of U.S. metros capitalizing on advanced industries. Washington, D.C.-based think tank, the Brookings Institution and its Metropolitan Policy Program, released “America’s Advanced Industries” – a report that identifies the United States’ 50 most crucial, highest-value industries, defined by their R&D and STEM inputs – two of which are manufacturing and energy, sectors which are squarely in the Pittsburgh region’s wheelhouse of economic drivers.”

For the full report published by Brookings Institution click here.