Houston ranked No. 34 out of the top 75 of the world’s centers of commerce, according to a recent story in the Houston Business Journal. Last year we ranked 22 out of 50.
What’s the criteria?
Each city’s ranking on the index depends on an assessment of seven
criteria: Legal and political framework; economic stability; ease of
doing business; financial flow; business center; knowledge creation and
information flow; and livability.