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Research Center

San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation (EDC) provides research and data to local companies to help them make well-informed decisions about operating within the region. For those companies outside of the region considering San Diego for expansion or relocation, EDC provides a variety of assistance including responding with formal proposals to professional site selectors.

EDC provides:

  • Industry reports and economic impact studies on major industries in the region such as genomics and precision health, technologysoftware developmentaerospace, cybersecurity, and research institutions, as well as special projects.
  • Corporate economic impact studies on specific companies including Ballast Point and Qualcomm Inc. Studies analyze both base and multiplier impact of many economic factors, including employment numbers and tax output.
  • Responses to Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for site selectors and corporate real estate representatives. If you are a site selector interested in exploring San Diego for your next location, please contact Rachel Maltz at

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For more information about our research releases and recent commentary, please see our press room and blog.