Conduct an economic impact study, purchase a Creative Industries report, or simply tap into our services for web surveys, public opinion polling, or focus groups. We offer our research expertise and technical assistance on a myriad of topics related to arts policy and practice.
Americans for the Arts is committed to serving communities across the country, especially those with limited resources. Fees start as low as $25 for a Creative Industries report. Larger projects are negotiated based on length and depth of service.
Creative Industries Reports
Starting at $25
As of January 2008, the Creative Industries reports reveal that 612,095 arts-centric businesses exist across the nation and employ an impressive 2.98 million individuals, representing 4.7 percent of all businesses and 2.2 percent of all jobs in the United States. This valuable data can be localized to any geopolitical jurisdiction in the country. When you meet with policymakers or decision-makers, bring reports that have been customized for their county, city, council district, or other area. Contact the Research Associate for more information on Creative Industries reports.
Web-Based Survey Service
Starting at $1,500
Americans for the Arts offers complete web-based survey services from questionnaire design and implementation to data analysis and reporting. We will help you conduct the very same kind of surveys that the nation’s most competitive businesses employ in strategic planning, including customer feedback, employee satisfaction, and market research surveys. Contact the Research Associate for more information about web-based surveys.
Economic Impact Studies
Starting at $2,500
No arts advocacy campaign can be effective without economic data to support its argument. Americans for the Arts has employed its proprietary economic impact methodology in more than 250 communities. We will measure the number of jobs, the amount of resident income, and government revenue generated by spending by nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about an Economic Impact study in your community.