Evaluation of the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) Regional Development Programs Nationwide
10/01/2006 - 09/30/2007
Researchers prepared an economic evaluation of the effectiveness of the U.S. Economic Development Administration's (EDA) regional programs. The study established a model that identified the characteristics associated with regions that have nurtured a strong environment for entrepreneurship and innovation. Then these characteristics were compared to the program efforts funded by EDA. Case studies for regions successful in nurturing economic growth were also described.
Research and National Technical Assistance Economic Development Administration U.S. Department of Commerce
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; Industry studies