Facebook's contribution to the global economy - $ 227 billion: Deloitte report
A few days ago, Deloitte introduced a report on Facebook’s economic activity called Facebook’s Global Economic Impact. In this document, the company's specialists evaluate the marketing platform of the corporation, as well as the company's impact on the global economy, including job growth around the world. According to the report, the company's contribution to the global economy is $ 227 billion, plus 45 million jobs worldwide in 2014.
How does Facebook stimulate the economy? For this, the company has several levers: 1. tools for sellers; 2. platform for application developers; 3. network technology. According to Deloitte experts, the main way to stimulate the economy by Facebook is to provide new opportunities to various companies and individuals by eliminating communication barriers - a social network connects people from all regions, countries and continents.
“The whole world needs to create new jobs. The good news is that the tech industry is supporting, stimulating the economy and creating new jobs around the world, ”says Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s COO.
A copy of the report can be obtained here .