Creating Quality Jobs: Transforming the Economic Development Landscape
IEDC / January 10, 2013
As the role of economic developers has expanded to include everything from technology transfer to attracting retail to expand a community’s tax base, the profession must examine the types of jobs it is creating and how well they meet the needs of individuals and communities in a globalized, skill-based economy. This report identifies the role of economic developers in creating quality jobs and improving the quality of existing jobs. Click here for Creating Quality Jobs: Transforming the Economic Development Landscape.