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2017

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A New Business Incentives Database, Timothy J. Bartik
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A New Business Incentives Database: Implications for Michigan, Timothy J. Bartik
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A New Panel Database on Business Incentives for Economic Development Offered by State and Local Governments in the United States, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Reports

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Estimating the Impacts of PlazaCorp Investments Related to the Acquisition of the Arcadia Ramp in Downtown Kalamazoo on the Region, Jim Robey, Randall W. Eberts, Claudette Robey, and Kathleen Bolter
Publication: Reports

2016

Asset Mapping of Work-Based Programs and Initiatives in the I-69 Thumb Region, Lee Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Kalamazoo Township Planning/Zoning Administration, Lee Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Regional Food System Mapping and Analysis, Lee Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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I-69 Thumb Region Asset Mapping of Work-Based Programs and Initiatives: Final Report, Lee Adams, Bryan Bommersbach, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Jim Robey, and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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Labor-Demand-Side Economic Development Incentives and Urban Opportunity, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Book Chapters

State Economic Development Policies and Incentives, Timothy J. Bartik , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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What Works in Economic Development, Timothy J. Bartik
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Identifying Persistent Regional Economic Distress due to the Great Recession, Timothy J. Bartik , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Labor Market Analysis of the Kenosha, Wisconsin Region, Bryan Bommersbach, Don Edgerly, George Erickcek, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Jim Robey, and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Reports

Workforce Innovation Fund, Ben Damerow , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Learning Network Scorecard, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Evaluation of the Battle Creek Jobs Fund, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Estimation of the Economic Impact of the New Economy Initiative (NEI) on the Detroit Region and the State of Michigan, George Erickcek , Co-Principal Investigator and Mark D'Amato , Co-Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grants Evaluation (JIAC Evaluation), Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Assessing the Impact of Place-Based Scholarships on Post-Secondary Attainment and Local Economic Development, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

RX Optical Impact, Brian Pittelko , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Employment Impact of the New Economy Initiative (NEI) on the Detroit Region and the State of Michigan, Brian Pittelko, Bryan Bommersbach, and George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

Labor Market Analysis for the Kenosha, WI Region, Claudette Robey , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Estimating the Economic Impacts of Pfizer Corporation on the Kalamazoo MSA, Jim Robey , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Toledo Regional Growth Partnership and FirstEnergy Economic Analysis, Jim Robey , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Urban Growth Initiative Development Plan, Jim Robey , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

2015

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How Effects of Local Labor Demand Shocks Vary with the Initial Local Unemployment Rate, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Journal Articles

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Migration and Housing Price Effects of Place-Based College Scholarships, Timothy J. Bartik and Nathan Sotherland
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Estimating the Economic Impact of North Central Michigan College, Mark D'Amato , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Procurement Technical Assistance Center of Southwest Michigan (PTAC), Ben Damerow , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Spatial Analysis of Economic Incentives and their Impact on Land Use Patterns, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

To Conduct a Fiscal Benefit-Cost Analysis and an Economic Impact Statement for the New Location of the Proposed Community Center in South Haven, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Development and Implementation of a Data System that Generates Community Impact and Social Return on Investment of the Muskegon-Oceana Michigan Works!, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Economic and Fiscal Impact of the Proposed South Haven Community Event Center, George A. Erickcek
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Identification of Today’s Occupational Demand and Tomorrow’s Required Skills for Talent 2025, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Economic Impact of North Central Michigan College, George Erickcek and Brian Pittelko
Publication: Reports

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Evaluation of the Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grants: Interim Findings on Multiagency Collaboration and Cluster Progress, Megan Hague Angus, Jeanne Bellotti, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Brittany English
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Workforce Innovation in Regional Economic Development (WIRED), Nancy Hewat and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Book Chapters

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Promise Nation: Transforming Communities through Place-Based Scholarships, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Jobless Capital? The Role of Capital Subsidies, Carlianne E. Patrick
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Labor Market Analysis for Integrative Holistic Health and Wellness Master's Degree Program, Brian Pittelko , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Production and Stock of College Graduates for U.S. States, John V. Winters
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Research Highlights from the 2015 Inner City Economic Summit, Kim Zeuli and Haifeng Qian
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2014

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Barriers and Opportunities for Entrepreneurship in Older Industrial Regions, Ziona Austrian and Merissa C. Piazza
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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How Effects of Local Labor Demand Shocks Vary with Local Labor Market Conditions, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Pew Project, Timothy J. Bartik , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Simulating the Effects of the Tax Credit Program of the Michigan Economic Growth Authority on Job Creation and Fiscal Benefits, Timothy J. Bartik and George Erickcek
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Entrepreneurial Initiatives in Chinese Markets: Why They Are Important and What Firms Need to Know, Chieh-Chen Bowen
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Road through the Rust Belt: From Preeminence to Decline to Prosperity, William M. Bowen
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Midwestern Urban and Regional Responses to Global Economic Transition, William M. Bowen and Kelly L. Kinahan
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Reasons for Misgivings about Local Economic Development Initiatives, William M. Bowen and Chang-Shik Song
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Job Creation Tax Credits: Still Worth Consideration?, Robert S. Chirinko and Daniel J. Wilson
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Can Tax Expenditures Stimulate Growth in Rust Belt Cities?, Benjamin Y. Clark
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Effective Local Strategies to Boost Quality Job Creation, Employment and Participation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

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The challenge of creating an integrated approach to green growth, Randall W. Eberts
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Employment and Skills Strategies in the United States: OECD Reviews on Local Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: External Papers and Reports

New Economy Initiative for Southeast Michigan Evaluation, Randall W. Eberts , Co-Principal Investigator and George A. Erickcek , Co-Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Lost a Step: The Great Lakes Region and Entrepreneurship, David R. Elkins
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Stop Shovelling: A New Workforce Strategy to Promote Regional Prosperity, Joel A. Elvery
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

An Assessment of the West Michigan Construction Skilled-Trade Environment, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Economic Impact of Northwestern Michigan College: Final Report, George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

Genesee-Lapeer-Shiawassee Region V Planning and Development Commission-Region 6 Regional Prosperity Plan, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Preparation of a Project Scope Document for Development of a Recreational Impact Model, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Economic Impact of Zoetis Corporation’s Operations on Kalamazoo-Portage MSA, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Estimating the Economic Impact of Northwestern Michigan College, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Preparation of an Economic Development Strategic Plan for the City of Waco, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Report on Scoping the Feasibility of Constructing an Economic Impact Model for Recreational and Conservation Projects in the State of Michigan, George A. Erickcek
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Workforce Demand Study for Construction Employees, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Accelerate: Economic Development Strategy and Prosperity Plan for the I-69 Thumb Region, George Erickcek, Bryan Bommersbach, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, and Jim Robey
Publication: Reports

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Southcentral Michigan Five-Year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy: Final Report, George Erickcek, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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Economic Development Strategic Plan for the City of Waco, Texas, George Erickcek, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Bridget Timmeney, Dennis Burnside, and Jim Robey
Publication: Reports

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Economic Development Recommendations That Focus on the "Working Poor": Lessons from Waco, George Erickcek, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Bridget Timmeney, and Jim Robey
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Introduction [to The Road through the Rust Belt], Edward W. Hill
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

An Economic Development Strategy for Charlevoix County - A Feasibility Study, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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State Incentives for Innovation, Star Scientists, and Jobs: Evidence from Biotech, Enrico Moretti and Daniel J. Wilson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Occupational Outlook for the Construction Industry in the Greater Grand Rapids-Holland-Muskegon Region, Brian Pittelko and George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

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The Evolution of Clusters and Implications for the Revival of Old Industrial Cities, Haifeng Qian
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Distinctly Cleveland: How the Arts are Helping to Revitalize Rust Belt Cities, Gregory M. Sadlek and Joan Chase
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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How Energy Policy Enabled the Decline of Midwestern Cities, and How It Can Contribute to Their Rehabilitation, Andrew R. Thomas
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2013

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Early Childhood Programs as an Economic Development Tool: Investing Early to Prepare the Future Workforce, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Book Chapters

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Breaking the Poverty Cycle with Education and Jobs in Kalamazoo, Randall W. Eberts
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How Local Workforce Investment Boards Can Help Support Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Development of an Economic and Social Dashboard for Berrien County, George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

Establishing Performance Indicators for Southwest Michigan First, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

The Berrien County Economic Indicators Report, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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A Comprehensive Analysis of the Current and Future Talent Needs for the TALENT 2025 Region, George Erickcek, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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The Impact of Marginal Business Taxes on State Manufacturing, Richard Funderburg, Timothy J. Bartik, Alan H. Peters, and Peter S. Fisher
Publication: Journal Articles

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A Second Look at Enrollment Changes after the Kalamazoo Promise, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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A Second Look at Enrollment Changes after the Kalamazoo Promise, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Other Related Initiatives: Labor Market Information, Green Jobs, and Subsidized Employment, Joyce Kaiser
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Kalamazoo Promise and Changing Perceptions of the Kalamazoo Public Schools, Michelle Miller-Adams and Jenna Fiore
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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Predictors of Employment Growth and Unemployment in U.S. Central Cities, 1990-2010, Laura Wolf-Powers
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

2012

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Education and Local Economic Development: Why Skills Matter, How We're Doing, and Leverage Points for Change, Timothy J. Bartik
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Local Economic Benefits of Early Childhood Programs: Investing in Kids, Timothy J. Bartik
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The Future of State and Local Economic Development Policy: What Research Is Needed, Timothy J. Bartik
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The Future of State and Local Economic Development Policy: What Research Is Needed?, Timothy J. Bartik
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The Roles of Tax Incentives and Other Business Incentives in Local Economic Development, Timothy J. Bartik and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

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Simulating the Effects of Michigan's MEGA Tax Credit Program on Job Creation and Fiscal Benefits, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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An Analysis of the Employment Effects of the Washington High Technology Business and Occupation (B&O) Tax Credit: Technical Report, Timothy J. Bartik and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Employment Effects of the Washington High Technology Business and Occupation Tax Credit, Timothy J. Bartik and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Local Job Creation in the U.S. (OECD-LEED), Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects