The Resource Retooling for growth : building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas, Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey, editors, (electronic resource)

Retooling for growth : building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas, Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey, editors, (electronic resource)

Label
Retooling for growth : building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas
Title
Retooling for growth
Title remainder
building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas
Statement of responsibility
Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey, editors
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Offers achievable strategies for revitalizing industrial areas and building upon the potential of overlooked resources of economic, physical, and cultural significance. Addresses such challenges as fostering entrepreneurship, reducing poverty and inequality, and augmenting the number of skilled professionals. Provides analysis of healthy economic development practices for public and private sectors"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD3616.U47
LC item number
R47 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • ebrary
  • McGahey, Richard
  • Vey, Jennifer S
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  • Industrial policy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Industrial policy
  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Retooling for growth : building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas, Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey, editors, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with The American Assembly, Columbia University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edward G. Rendell and Kenneth D. Lewis -- Regional economic development in theory and practice / Richard M. McGahey -- Revitalizing America's older industrial cities : a state agenda for change / Jennifer S. Vey -- The talent imperative for older industrial areas / Randall Kempner -- Been down so long : weak-market cities and regional equity / Manuel Pastor and Chris Benner -- Effective chambers of commerce : a key to regional economic prosperity / Stephen Moret, Mick Fleming, and Pauline O. Hovey -- Understanding economically distressed cities / Harold L. Wolman ... [et al.] -- Placing labor center-stage in industrial city revitalization / Ann Markusen and Greg Schrock -- Occupational clusters, employment, and opportunity for low-skilled workers / Mark Turner, Laurel Davis, and Andres Cruz -- Manufacturing, regional prosperity, and public policy / Daniel Luria and Joel Rogers -- What makes a good economic development deal? / Rachel Weber -- The reality of economic development in older industrial cities : the practioner's perspective / Jeffery A. Finkle, Shari Garmise, and Shari Nourick -- Workforce development strategies for older industrial cities : toward a new approach / Richard Kazis and Marlene Seltzer -- Promoting inclusive economic renewal in older industrial cities / Angela Glover Blackwell and Radhika Fox -- The market-building potential of development finance in older industrial cities / Jeremy Nowak -- Appendix. Report of the 106th American Assembly -- Steering Committee -- About the American Assembly
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 437 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780815755579
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt272dg
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232609317
  • (OCoLC)ocn232609317
Label
Retooling for growth : building a 21st century economy in America's older industrial areas, Richard M. McGahey, Jennifer S. Vey, editors, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"Published in association with The American Assembly, Columbia University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Edward G. Rendell and Kenneth D. Lewis -- Regional economic development in theory and practice / Richard M. McGahey -- Revitalizing America's older industrial cities : a state agenda for change / Jennifer S. Vey -- The talent imperative for older industrial areas / Randall Kempner -- Been down so long : weak-market cities and regional equity / Manuel Pastor and Chris Benner -- Effective chambers of commerce : a key to regional economic prosperity / Stephen Moret, Mick Fleming, and Pauline O. Hovey -- Understanding economically distressed cities / Harold L. Wolman ... [et al.] -- Placing labor center-stage in industrial city revitalization / Ann Markusen and Greg Schrock -- Occupational clusters, employment, and opportunity for low-skilled workers / Mark Turner, Laurel Davis, and Andres Cruz -- Manufacturing, regional prosperity, and public policy / Daniel Luria and Joel Rogers -- What makes a good economic development deal? / Rachel Weber -- The reality of economic development in older industrial cities : the practioner's perspective / Jeffery A. Finkle, Shari Garmise, and Shari Nourick -- Workforce development strategies for older industrial cities : toward a new approach / Richard Kazis and Marlene Seltzer -- Promoting inclusive economic renewal in older industrial cities / Angela Glover Blackwell and Radhika Fox -- The market-building potential of development finance in older industrial cities / Jeremy Nowak -- Appendix. Report of the 106th American Assembly -- Steering Committee -- About the American Assembly
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 437 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780815755579
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt272dg
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232609317
  • (OCoLC)ocn232609317

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