Economic Impact of Refugees
in the Cleveland Area
Calendar Year 2012
This report details the employment and fiscal impacts of refugees and refugee service organizations in the Cleveland area in the benchmark year, 2012. Commissioned by the Refugee Services Collaborative and produced by Chmura Economics & Analytics, the report also includes case studies and a summary of recent refugee historical trends. The report was released publicly October 28th to a standing-room only gathering of more than 120 guests.
- Infographic 2012
- “Welcoming Refugees is Paying Off for Cleveland,” The Plain Dealer, October 26-28, 2013.
- “Refugees to Cleveland Well Worth the Investment, Economic Study Concludes,” The Plain Dealer, October 28, 2013.
- Refugee Economic Impact PPT 28-Oct