February 2013 – Vanderbilt University, located in Nashville, Tennessee, is a private research university and medical center offering a full-range of undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. TXP was retained by Vanderbilt University to quantify the total annual economic and tax revenue impact of the institution and its programs. Building upon existing studies and datasets, the analysis highlights the importance of Vanderbilt University in terms of jobs, wages, and taxes for fiscal year 2011-12. Vanderbilt operations, along with student and visitor spending, generated an economic impact of $8.6 billion in economic activity, 58,000 jobs, and more than $3.4 billion in labor income.
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