Western EDOs Seek to Diversify Their Funding Mix

A great number of local and regional economic development organizations rely primarily on State and local tax dollars to support their operations.  While talking with fellow economic development professionals last month at the IEDC Annual Conference in Cleveland, I noticed…

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Public Sector Funding: Pros and Cons For Economic Developers

I always enjoy attending the International Economic Development Council annual meeting and last month’s gathering in Ft. Worth was no exception. I believe I have attended 22 or 23 of these meetings over the years. For me, it is a…

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