Iowa Business Council


The IBC released the 2018 Competitive Dashboard today, which serves as a guide to policymakers and business leaders when determining policies that will elevate Iowa’s economy. Iowa ranked in the middle of the pack for four of the five indicators – economic growth; education and workforce; governance; and health and wellness – while receiving a poor performance mark in the demographics and diversity category. Click here to review the full report.









Economic Outlook Survey

The IBC's Economic Outlook Survey provides insight regarding the projected trends for the state of Iowa on a quarterly basis. Click here to review the latest survey. 

Iowa's Competitive Dashboard

The IBC's Competitive Dashboard is its annual, nonpartisan review of the state’s economic climate and measures Iowa’s progress in five categories relative to other states.

The Iowa Business Council engages the personal commitment of its executive members in active leadership roles on major initiatives to enhance Iowa’s overall economic vitality.

Learn more about our current initiatives here >>

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