This report examines EDA‘s Partnership Planning Program, which consists of Economic Development Districts (EDDs) and the Comprehensive Economic Development Strategies (CEDS) they are required to create, and provides recommendations as to how the program could be improved to lead effective regional development strategic efforts.
Erickcek, George, Brad Watts, Larry Ledebur, Claudette Robey, Daila Shimek, Kevin O'Brien, Andrew Batson, Jim Robey, Jacob Duritsky, Kim Merik. 2011. "An Assessment of EDA's Partnership Planning Program." Report prepared for the U.S. Economic Development Administration.
August 31, 2011
EDA Project 99-07-13867
U.S. Economic Development Administration
REGIONAL ISSUES, Regional and urban studies