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Mayor enlists team of economic experts to propel region’s growth

1/30/2024 9:53:35 AM

Oliver Coppard, South Yorkshire’s Mayor, reveals his Mayoral Economic Advisory Council.

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How Cities Can Thrive in the New Industrial Era

1/17/2024 10:29:05 AM

The nation is undergoing a massive shift in terms of building its advanced manufacturing capacity. Bruce Katz explains how metros need to position themselves to take advantage.

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Bruce Katz on Building the Inclusive Economy of the Future

12/12/2023 2:18:00 PM

Bruce describes how the pandemic adversely impacted minority-led businesses.

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America’s new industrial revolution is creating a procurement economy. Unless we act now, it will make the racial wealth gap even worse

10/11/2023 5:09:00 PM

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Greater St. Louis launches website, hoping to attract investors and jobs with tons of data

9/22/2023 9:47:16 AM

Greater St. Louis Inc. launches STL 2030 progress, a website that will act as a new tool for economic growth and collaboration in the area. Director Bruce Katz weighs in on what this means for investors.


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Ideas We Should Steal: Becoming a Manufacturing Hub

9/14/2023 12:59:00 PM

Pennsylvania lags behind other states in the manufacturing boom, but what can the state do about it?

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The Rental Market Sucks

8/25/2023 12:55:00 PM

The US rental housing market is structurally changing due to new corporate landlords, and will get worse unless the government responds.

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Turning Offices Into Homes

8/14/2023 12:53:00 PM

As the post-pandemic economy takes shape, one thing is certain: The structural impact of remote work dramatically undermines central business districts that over-emphasize traditional office work.

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Ideas We Should Steal: Boosting Neighborhood Commercial Corridors

7/24/2023 12:49:00 PM

Scaled investment models are popping up around the country. How can the model for Detroit’s Strategic Neighborhood Fund be adapted around the nation?

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What U.S. Cities Can Teach the World

7/17/2023 12:47:00 PM

From a U.S. perspective, unlocking the full potential of cities requires a fundamental, paradigmatic change in thinking about how nations are governed and a radical shift in power & culture across multiple levels of government and sectors of society.

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Can Cities Play in the Industrial Transition?

7/5/2023 12:44:00 PM

As the country witnesses a boom in manufacturing, Cincinnati and the Port aim to show how cities can participate in the new industrial resurgence. If successful, it provides a replicable model that can be scaled across similar legacy industrial cities.

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The Cutting Edge of Financial Innovation

6/5/2023 9:52:00 AM

Bruce Katz talks with impact investor Jonathan Tower on using private funds to hypercharge public investment in communities that need it most

 

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Old industrial cities can be central to America’s economic future

5/30/2023 12:34:00 PM

Bruce Katz's op-ed with Financial Times on how older cities like Buffalo and St. Louis are leveraging and taking advantage of the manufacturing moment.

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Old industrial cities can be central to America’s economic future

5/30/2023 9:40:26 AM

For decades, cities were told to plan the post industrial city, driven by service economies. Now, almost overnight, they are being challenged to deliver the industrial metropolis.

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How to Really Run a City

5/26/2023 9:43:00 AM

The first ever live recording of the Citizen's newest podcast considered the question: How can we grow Black business in cities?

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What We Don't Know About Small Business

4/21/2023 9:37:00 AM

We can’t solve a problem we haven’t defined. That’s why Drexel’s Metro Finance Head is calling for federal, state and local changes to how we gather data.

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Hooked on Cities

4/18/2023 11:08:00 AM

The MJ caught up with Bruce Katz in London to ask him what he thinks the UK can learn from the US’s ‘manufacturing moment’, and whether he believes the UK’s levelling up agenda is heading in the right direction.

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How Philly-area businesses and startups can tap into $584M in new federal funding

3/28/2023 10:09:53 AM

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How to fix America’s broken housing market

3/27/2023 10:51:39 AM

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National Links: ‘We Buy Houses’ Fails Everyone

3/17/2023 8:24:00 PM

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An Urgent Proposal to Solve our Housing Crisis 

3/15/2023 8:21:00 PM

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Infinite Erie expands leadership base, but County Executive Brenton Davis steps away

3/14/2023 8:26:00 PM

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Homeowners Lose Millions to 'We Buy Houses' Investors

3/9/2023 10:29:18 AM

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Philadelphia anchor institutions redirect over $37M in contracts to minority-owned firms

2/27/2023 8:27:00 PM

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2023 Is the Year of the Local 

12/26/2022 10:28:00 AM

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The Equity Test: A Plan for West Philadelphia's 52nd Street Corridor

12/2/2022 10:16:00 AM

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The New Localism: An Interview with Bruce Katz

10/23/2022 10:30:00 AM

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First Ever G7 Ministerial for Urban Development

10/18/2022 9:36:37 PM

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Large investors are increasingly buying up homes in Philly. Here’s what that means for owners and renters.

10/13/2022 10:20:59 AM

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The Road to Global Sustainability Runs Through Cities

9/15/2022 1:21:00 PM

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Affordable Housing Economic Development

8/22/2022 1:25:00 PM

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Affordable Housing as Economic Development

8/22/2022 10:26:33 AM

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Infrastructure Alone Does Not Make a City

7/28/2022 10:33:00 AM

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The 20 Minute Neighborhood

7/26/2022 5:41:00 PM

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Learning From Erie

7/15/2022 1:23:00 PM

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Rite Aids new Navy Yard remote HQ is not an office

7/13/2022 5:42:00 PM

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Averting a Lost Decade: 7 City Interventions for Rethinking Inclusive Pandemic Recovery

6/22/2022 5:27:55 PM

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$150k Grant for Public

6/7/2022 5:37:00 PM

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Keeping Parasitic Capital Away from our Homes

5/16/2022 5:39:00 PM

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The Columbus Opportunity: Region can 'leapfrog' rivals by collaborating on infrastructure investments

5/12/2022 12:17:00 PM

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CBF Morning Run: What you need to today and no-office Mondays

5/2/2022 10:22:00 AM

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How Columbus can leverage Intel, infrastructure to become 'most prosperous' U.S. metro

4/29/2022 10:18:00 AM

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The Editorial Board: Investment on Buffalo's East Side could help to ease the rising costs of housing

3/27/2022 9:26:00 AM

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The Rise of DIY Investments

3/14/2022 10:56:00 AM

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The State of American Competitiveness

3/7/2022 10:46:00 AM

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Presley Gillespie and Bruce Katz: ARP money should go where it's needed most

3/4/2022 10:42:00 AM

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Reinventing Capital Products for Equitable Economic Development

2/18/2022 7:42:00 PM

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Build Back Better

2/11/2022 5:22:00 PM

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St. Petersburg bridges may benefit from federal funding

1/18/2022 10:16:00 AM

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Smaller Cities, Poorer Regions Could Be Infrastructure Losers

1/11/2022 9:28:45 AM

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Entrepreneurship Provides Economic and Social Stability for Communities

1/10/2022 9:30:00 AM

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The Editorial Board: WNY Needs Teamwork to Land Technology Hub Giant

12/14/2021 11:46:00 AM

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Bolstering Commercial Corridors Is a Vital Part of Rebounding From COVID-19

11/17/2021 3:04:00 PM

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Young Progressives of Color Win Many (But Not All) Mayoral Contests

11/3/2021 11:15:55 AM

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In a setback for Black Lives Matter, mayoral campaigns shift to ‘law and order’

10/30/2021 12:26:00 PM

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Urban expert Bruce Katz lays out Erie’s community development ‘playbook’

10/23/2021 4:41:17 PM

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Can Detroit Lead the Green Mobility Revolution?

10/21/2021 4:38:00 PM

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What's at Stake in Mayoral Elections This Fall

9/27/2021 2:44:00 PM

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ACCELERATE El Paso initiative to bolster Latino-owned small businesses in the Borderplex region

9/22/2021 8:01:00 AM

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A Better Way to Spend Covid Relief Funds

9/1/2021 10:16:00 AM

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What $9.2 Billion in Rescue Funds Means for Philly

8/12/2021 10:30:00 AM

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The Key to Inclusive Business Recovery

8/2/2021 9:55:01 AM

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New Urban Tech Coalition Weighs in on US Infrastructure Plan

7/29/2021 10:03:00 AM

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Building Back Better in the UK and US

7/22/2021 10:00:00 AM

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A Groundbreaking Jobs Plan in St. Louis

7/15/2021 9:56:00 AM

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Rewards for Shopping Local

7/14/2021 9:59:00 AM

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Erie County COVID-19 fund has helped small businesses, nonprofits and humanitarian efforts

6/26/2021 7:22:00 PM

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How Being Mayor Became the Worst Job in Politics

6/10/2021 7:26:00 PM

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Rethinking the Wealth Gap

6/10/2021 7:25:00 PM

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Dayton One of Six Stimulus Command Centers in Nation

6/4/2021 7:18:00 PM

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Infrastructure is the New Black

6/3/2021 7:16:00 PM

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Lessons From Jane Jacobs

5/26/2021 7:08:00 PM

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Central Coast should focus on key strengths for recovery, webinar panelists advise

5/19/2021 7:14:00 PM

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St. Louis Jobs Plan Revised To Focus More On Equitable Development In Fractured Region

5/5/2021 7:19:00 PM

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Biden Should Empower Local Governments, Not D.C. Bureaucracies

5/4/2021 9:51:00 AM

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The Urban Wealth Fund Solution

5/3/2021 9:55:00 AM

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Organizing Locally to Make Best Use of Relief Funds

4/29/2021 9:38:00 AM

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Kansas City Businesses Haunted By Redlining Legacy Amid the Pandemic

4/25/2021 9:52:00 AM

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What to Know About the Paycheck Protection Program Before Your Chance to Get it Runs Out

4/25/2021 9:47:00 AM

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How Philly Should Use Biden's Relief Funds

4/19/2021 9:58:00 AM

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The Virus and the City: A Tool For Equitable Recovery

3/30/2021 9:59:00 AM

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How Not to Blow the Stimulus Windfall

3/26/2021 10:03:00 AM

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Ideas, Please!

3/12/2021 10:10:00 AM

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The Virus and the City: Deploying the American Rescue

3/12/2021 10:01:00 AM

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How Cities Can Fight Climate Change

3/4/2021 9:53:00 AM

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The Virus and the City: How Innovation Districts Can Lead Inclusive Recovery 

2/25/2021 10:04:00 AM

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The Virus and the City: Biden's Next Move 

2/11/2021 10:06:00 AM

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Nicklaus: Ehlmann letter could launch a healthy conversation over regional jobs plan

12/18/2020 11:36:50 AM

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What Will ‘Mayor Pete’ Mean for the U.S. DOT?

12/15/2020 11:30:00 AM

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Critics Say New Metro Jobs Plan Isn’t Inclusive Of Surrounding Counties

12/15/2020 11:19:00 AM

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'Rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic': St. Charles County leader criticizes jobs plan focusing on core

12/11/2020 11:21:00 AM

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Assets to envy: Jobs plan author sees real potential for inclusive growth in St. Louis

12/9/2020 11:17:00 AM

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Jobs plan for merged economic development group seeks to boost Black business, region's core

12/4/2020 11:22:00 AM

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5 Things We Learned From Night One

12/2/2020 11:33:00 AM

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With Biden, impact investors expect tailwinds for climate action, racial justice and local economic revival 

11/9/2020 9:47:00 AM

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National Small Business Leaders Release Five Point Plan to Save the Small Business Sector

10/20/2020 9:42:00 AM

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Five Things Diana Lind Taught Us About Housing

10/15/2020 9:43:00 AM

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How to Build Philadelphia Back Better

10/14/2020 9:39:00 AM

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A looming fiscal crisis raises another fear for US cities: State oversight and financial control boards 

6/23/2020 9:58:00 AM

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The Virus and the City: What We Know About Black Businesses

6/18/2020 12:24:00 PM

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The Virus and the City: Wake Up, Feds!

5/28/2020 1:46:00 PM

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Philly Consortium Advances 'Regenerator' Concepts for SMBs

5/22/2020 1:49:00 PM

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Chat with Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley

5/21/2020 5:07:00 PM

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The Virus and the City: Cory Booker's $50 Billion Bet

5/21/2020 2:28:00 PM

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Q&A: The Local and Federal Response to COVID-19’s Economic Impact

5/19/2020 2:32:00 PM

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The Virus and the City: Introducing Main Street Regenerators 

5/13/2020 4:55:00 PM

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How Life in Our Cities Will Look After the Coronavirus Pandemic

5/1/2020 5:13:00 PM

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The Virus and the City: Fixing a Broken Social Contract

4/16/2020 5:17:00 PM

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The Virus and the City: In Need of a Main Street Emergency Act

4/9/2020 5:19:00 PM

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What Can European Socialists Teach the American Left?

3/26/2020 5:25:00 PM

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Mayor Pete’s story makes him an ideal presidential candidate

12/15/2019 9:22:00 AM

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Tying Philanthropies to O-Zones

7/10/2019 11:55:00 AM

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To Grow or Not to Grow 

6/28/2019 8:22:00 AM

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KCMO Interview with Bruce Katz on Kansas City Opportunity Zone Summit

6/26/2019 3:04:00 PM

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The Last Great Neoliberal Experiment Comes to a Neighborhood Near You

6/18/2019 3:04:00 PM

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The Evolution of Innovation Districts: The New Geography of Global Innovation

6/7/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Acting Locally In The Age Of Rising Populism

6/6/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Our view: Erie’s story rivets experts

6/5/2019 3:04:00 PM

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How can we help ‘left behind’ towns and cities to catch up?

6/4/2019 3:04:00 PM

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There's a New Moon on the New Localism

6/1/2019 3:04:00 PM

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4-H Has Figured Out Why Some Rural Communities Offer More Opportunity to the Young



 

5/28/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Monterey Bay Economic Partnership grows, and with it, its influence



 

5/17/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Towers of Neglect



 

5/1/2019 3:04:00 PM

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How Philanthropy Can Ensure Opportunity Zones Ensure Widespread Economic Renewal

4/25/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Fairbanks Symposium at the University of Indianapolis to examine Unigov at 50



 

4/24/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Local leaders must have a say in international trade talks
 

4/24/2019 3:04:00 PM

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How to funnel capital to the American heartland

4/17/2019 8:52:13 AM

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2019 Monterey Regional Economic Summit

4/10/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Editorial Agenda 2019: Listening

4/10/2019 3:04:00 PM

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City Horizons with Bruce Katz: Cities in the Age of Populism

4/9/2019 3:04:00 PM

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University of Dayton, The Entrepreneurs Center Announce Arcade Commitment

4/9/2019 3:04:00 PM

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A Region Divided: Is there a better way?

4/5/2019 3:04:00 PM

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How A Pot Shop And Bank Show Socialism In Action In Capitalist America

 

4/4/2019 3:04:00 PM

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State, Local Governments Work to Steer Opportunity Zones Investment

 

4/1/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Madison is in the solution business: Localism is about problem solving

 

3/20/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Health Care and Opportunity Zones: The Game Begins

2/20/2019 3:04:00 PM

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Strongest growth in housing production in Center City Philly area, since 2002 new report finds

2/19/2019 3:48:00 PM

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The (Unanticipated) Effects of Opportunity Zones

1/17/2019 4:18:00 PM

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Opportunity Zones: Can a tax break for rich people really help poor people?

1/14/2019 4:53:00 PM

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Opportunity Zones: Worth the Hype

1/11/2019 5:15:00 PM

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The Opportunity Alpha: Year in Review

12/28/2018 5:57:00 PM

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Opportunity knocks: New federal zones could portend billions in real estate investment

10/18/2018 5:21:00 PM

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