Economic Development from the State and Local Perspective

Case Studies and Public Policy Debates

  • Authors
  • David┬áJ.┬áRobinson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. David J. Robinson
    Pages 1-17
  3. David J. Robinson
    Pages 19-35
  4. David J. Robinson
    Pages 37-49
  5. David J. Robinson
    Pages 51-66
  6. David J. Robinson
    Pages 97-109
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    Pages 111-125
  8. David J. Robinson
    Pages 143-159
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    Pages 175-191
  10. David J. Robinson
    Pages 207-220
  11. David J. Robinson
    Pages 251-263
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 265-308

About this book


This definitive work mixes case law, public policy, economic strategy, and examines the wide range of issues facing efforts to improve the American economy, to illustrate how economic growth is driven through strong public-private partnerships, and how successful growth strategies from the state and local level operate to grow jobs.


Economic development Job creation High-wage Wealth creation Economic development strategic planning Location Theory Industry Cluster Analysis Economic gardening Product cycle Creative Class Public sector economic development organization Private sector economic development organization Economic development case study Land use Zoning Euclidian zoning Mixed use zoning New Urbanism Houston Zoning No Zoning development Economic Development economic growth growth Polis

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-32067-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31749-0
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