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In the years since the global pandemic upended the world’s economy, the Department of Business and Economic Affairs (BEA) began looking at the state’s economy and the industries that drive it, with the goal of creating strategies to leverage these sectors and increase their competitive advantage here and around the globe.

New Hampshire’s location, tax advantages, and sound fiscal policy drives innovation and opportunities for growth.  For more information on how BEA will facilitate and encourage this growth, click on the studies below.