This section provides a solid foundation to help you effectively use the U.S. Cluster Mapping site.
Below are a diverse set of charts to help you begin your cluster research. As you click on a chart type, you'll activate the data dashboard which will allow you to further explore these charts and data.
This section will be updated with new Data Quickstarts as new cluster research examples become available.
On February 20, the Metropolitan Policy Program at Brookings hosted a forum highlighting the importance of the nation’s advanced industries and state-level actions being taken to expand them. Brookings Vice President Bruce Katz and McKinsey Americas Advanced Industries Director Daniel Pacthod framed the discussion by describing the nature and importance of advanced industries. Their remarks were followed by a bipartisan dialogue between Govs. Haslam and Hickenlooper, discussing their efforts to expand key advanced industry clusters and the need for a supportive federal platform for those efforts.