Economy of Greater Cleveland

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The economy of Greater Cleveland is diverse, but is based on healthcare, banking, finance, education, insurance, manufacturing, sports, and tech.wikipedia
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Cleveland

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The metropolitan area based in Cleveland is the 33rd largest in the country, and is home to over 2 million people.
Cleveland's economy relies on diversified sectors such as manufacturing, financial services, healthcare, biomedicals, and higher education.

Cleveland Clinic

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The two largest employers in Cuyahoga County are Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals, respectively.
In addition, Cleveland Clinic plays a significant role in the regional economy of Cleveland and the statewide economy.

KeyBank

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Key Bank is Headquartered in Cleveland's tallest building, the Key Tower.
KeyBank continues to play an important role in the regional economy of Cleveland, having 6,400 employees.

Greater Cleveland

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The economy of Greater Cleveland is diverse, but is based on healthcare, banking, finance, education, insurance, manufacturing, sports, and tech.

Moses Cleaveland

General Moses Cleaveland
Cleveland was founded in 1796 by Moses Cleaveland and his followers.

Erie Canal

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The building of the Erie Canal helped grow the region as well as its economy.

Standard Oil

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In the 1860s, the Standard Oil Company was founded by John D. Rockefeller in the city of Cleveland.

John D. Rockefeller

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In the 1860s, the Standard Oil Company was founded by John D. Rockefeller in the city of Cleveland.

Great Depression

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The Great Depression hurt the area's economy and caused up to 35% unemployment rate.

Great Recession

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However, The Great Recession hindered the region as the City of Cleveland's unemployment rate hit 12%.

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

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The two largest employers in Cuyahoga County are Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals, respectively.

Progressive Corporation

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The area's largest insurance company is Progressive Insurance, an international car insurance corporation, which is based in the suburb of Mayfield.

Cuyahoga County, Ohio

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The two largest employers in Cuyahoga County are Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals, respectively.

MetroHealth

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Case Western Reserve University

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These include Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Oberlin College, Baldwin Wallace University, and John Carroll University.

Giant Eagle

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Lincoln Electric

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Nestlé

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