Delta carries millions of passengers to and from New York City's airports, employs thousands of workers and boosts the state economy by billions. And that impact has grown dramatically.
Graphic by Courtney Williams Delta’s historic profit sharing payout Friday of $1.5 billion – the largest payout in the history of corporate profit sharing programs – will have an even bigger impact on local communities than the numbers suggest because of what economists call “the multiplier effect.” For example, in ...