Arts & Economic Prosperity IV

Arts & Economic Prosperity IV is American for the Arts' fourth study of the nonprofit arts and culture industry's impact on the economy. The most comprehensive study of its kind ever conducted, it gives us a quantifiable economic impact of nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences. Using findings from 182 regions representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia, an input-output economic model is able to deliver national estimates.

Arts Alliance & Creative District Join AEP (March, 2016)

The Arts Mean Business in Crested Butte, January 2011 (3.6MB PDF)
The Arts Mean Business in Gunnison County, June 2012 (2.4MB PDF)

The Full Report: Gunnison County
The Summary Report: Gunnison County