Who benefits from state and local economic development policies?

by Timothy J. Bartik

Publisher: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in Kalamazoo, Mich

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Economic development,
  • Economic policy

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-346) and index.

Other titlesEconomic development policies?
StatementTimothy J. Bartik.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD75 .B367 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 354 p. :
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1547946M
ISBN 100880991143, 0880991135
LC Control Number91027375

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Bartik reviews evidence on whether state and local policies affect job growth. He then presents empirical data supporting the intentions of such programs, showing that job growth may lead to a number of positive long-term effects including: lower unemployment, higher labor force participation, higher real estate values, and better occupational by: Downloadable (with restrictions).

Bartik reviews evidence on whether state and local policies affect job growth. He then presents empirical data supporting the intentions of such programs, showing that job growth may lead to a number of positive long-term effects including: lower unemployment, higher labor force participation, higher real estate values, and better occupational opportunities.

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Economic Geography: Vol. 68, Theme Issue: Industrial Geography, pp. Author: Henry W. Herzog. Bartik’s book, Who Benefits from State and Local Economic Development Policies?, is widely cited as an important and influential review of the evidence on how local policies affect economic development.

Bartik is co-editor of Economic Development Quarterly, the only journal focused on local economic development in the United States. Bartik reviews evidence on whether state and local policies affect job growth. He then presents empirical data supporting the intentions of such programs, showing that job growth may lead to a number of positive long-term effects including: lower unemployment, higher labor force participation, higher real estate values, and better occupational opportunities.

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Is the Glass Half-Full or Half-Empty. Organization of the Book. Notes   Timothy J. Bartik is a senior economist at the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. He is coeditor of Economic Development Quarterly and the author of two previous books, Who Benefits from State and Local Economic Development Policies.

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Ultimately, a good business climate allows businesses to conduct their affairs with minimal interference while accessing quality high inputs. His writings have analyzed the effectiveness of job-creating economic policies within state and local governments.

The five arguments assessed by Lynch are (1) the tax-burden argument, (2) the supply-side argument, (3) the demand-side argument, (4) the business-climate argument, and (5) the competitiveness argument. Who Benefits from State and Local Economic Development Policies.

by Timothy J. Bartik. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, W. E., Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact.

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