What is the Creative Economy - and Why You Should Care

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The Creative Economy is exploding - leading economic growth, innovation, and entrepreneurial opportunities. So, what is it? And, how does your work fit?

The Creative Economy is exploding - leading economic growth, innovation, and entrepreneurial opportunities. So, what is it? And, how does your work fit?

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  • 1. THE NEW CREATIVE ECONOMY: HOW DOES NEW MEXICO COMPETE? Tom Aageson Alice Loy Co-founders
  • 2. FACTORY ECONOMY CREATIVE ECONOMY
  • 3. GLOBAL DATA ―Global trade in creative products more than doubled from 2002 to 2011. The average annual growth rate during that period was 8.8 per cent.‖ UNESCO, 2013
  • 4. UNESCO 2013 DATA: WORLD EXPORTS OF CREATIVE GOODS AND SERVICES
  • 5. NATIONAL INITIATIVES • China’s National Government invested $157 million in culture and media in 2012 • UK $55 million between 2012 2015
  • 6. USA NATIONAL DATA 2013 Richard Florida, Who’s Your City?
  • 7. USA NATIONAL DATA ―A selected set of cultural industries— broadcasting, telecommunications, motion pictures, sound recording, performing arts, printing, and publishing—generated $45 billion in export sales in 2008, more than computer systems design, electrical equipment, air transportation, financial services, and American agriculture. The cultural economy of the US now employs over 27 million individuals.‖ Markusen, A., Gadwa, A., 2010.
  • 8. REGIONAL DATA: TOP 10 ARTS ECONOMY STATES % of State's Businesses in Arts Sectors Vermont New Mexico Nevada Utah DC Colorado Hawaii New York Washington California Total Arts Jobs 4.78% 4.80% 4.83% 4.88% 4.99% 5.02% 5.45% 5.47% 5.57% 5.58% 7,854 19,159 28,178 29,989 26,537 67,593 14,906 359,210 73,224 527,043 Lowest ranked are Mississippi, Arkansas, Dakotas
  • 9. REGIONAL INITIATIVES
  • 10. How does New Mexico compete?
  • 11. Entrepreneurs • Greater valuing of entrepreneurs • Increased exchange with global flow of ideas, talent, and markets • Foster entrepreneurial interaction/exchange • Built environments conducive to entrepreneurial collaboration
  • 12. Education • K-12 Education – Creativity – Critical thinking – Collaboration – Global citizens • Higher Ed – Applied learning – Interdisciplinary studies – Analytical and innovation thinking
  • 13. Leadership and Policy • Long-term, apolitical, and consistent policy • Let entrepreneurs and industry leaders lead • Foster global vision • Strategic investment in the creative economy
  • 14. REFERENCES • http://www.unesco.org/culture/pdf/creative-economyreport-2013.pdf • http://www.centerforcreativeeconomy.com/pilotFiles/pilot Pages/centerforcreativeeconomy/Files/AmericasCreative EconomyFULLReport%2Epdf • Markusen and Gadwa, 2010. http://kresge.org/sites/default/files/NEA-Creativeplacemaking.pdf • http://aftadc.brinkster.net/comparative/2012_Comparativ eReport_States.pdf
  • 15. www.culturalentrepreneur.org www.slideshare.net/aageson Tom Aageson Alice Loy tom@culturalentrepreneur.org 505.660.3096 alice@culturalentrepreneur.org 505.263.5180