A New Paradigm for Economic Development - How Higher Education Institutions Are Working to Revitalize Their Regional and State Economies

Publication Date: March 2010

Publisher: The Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government

Author(s): David J. Wright; David J. Wright

Research Area: Education

Keywords: Economic Development; Community Colleges

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


Universities across the country are taking leading roles in their statesâ economic development efforts. This Rockefeller Institute report says the trend seems likely to strengthen as the nation moves into the era of an â innovation economy.â