February 25, 2019

OFII Thrive Report

As you will discover, international companies like Sodexo, Stop & Shop and Philips are making an incredible impact on local U.S. communities. Often this work goes unnoticed, perhaps because drawing attention to these efforts runs counter to the cultural traditions of many international companies.

Drawing on the expert analysis of Daniel Ikenson, an economist at the Cato Institute, this report illuminates—and quantifies—the outsized role that international companies play in generating social good.

Supplementing that rigorous analysis are a few real-world examples of how GBA member companies help communities across the country thrive.