• See how different people Live. Work. Play. in Anchorage on our community Instagram account, iloveanchorage!


  • 3-Year Outlook for Anchorage: Click to watch video, view the report and Prezi.


  • Recap of the 2nd annual Pitch-On-A-Train Competition with video.


  • View recent AEDC publications by CLICKING HERE.


  • Unemployment was 5.3 percent in August for Anchorage. Click to view full report.


  • One in ten jobs in Anchorage is directly or indirectly related to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.


LWP Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Report Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Luncheon Today!


Doors open at 11 a.m.

Program runs 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Book signing from 1:30 - 2 p.m.

There are still tickets available for purchase at the door.

Today's Prezi, the 2013 Economic Forecast Report and the 2013 Business Confidence Index Report will be online later today. We will also have the new rankings for Live. Work. Play available after the luncheon as well.

See you at 11!


Upcoming Events

High-Functioning Happy Hour

Presented by Engage Anchorage
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Tap Root

Resource Extraction Report Reception

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
5 - 7 p.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

AEDC Annual Board Meeting

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
8:30 a.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

Live. Work. Play. First Friday
I Love Anchorage

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
5 - 7 p.m.
Egan Center

Peterson Tower Holiday Party

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Peterson Tower