Category:Economic Development

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Economic Development policy aims to improve the standard of living within a jurisdiction by stimulating growth in indicators such as employment, earnings and wealth.

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Goals of Economic Development Policy

Economic Development Area Goals
Business Attraction
  1. Goal: Increase the amount of business investment
  2. Goal: Increase the rate of job creation
  3. Goal: Increase the rate of successful site selections
Business Development
  1. Goal: Increase the amount of consumer spending
  2. Goal: Increase the amount of exports
  3. Goal: Increase the amount of foreign direct investment
  4. Goal: Increase the amount of venture capital investment
  5. Goal: Increase the amount of business investment
  6. Goal: Increase the rate of existing business growth
  7. Goal: Increase the rate of new business formation
  8. Goal: Increase the rate of job creation
Economic Equity
  1. Goal: Decrease the rate of income inequality
  2. Goal: Decrease the rate of wealth inequality
  3. Goal: Increase economic mobility
  4. Goal: Decrease the rate of poverty
Workforce
  1. Goal: Increase the rate of educational attainment
  2. Goal: Increase the rate of employment
  3. Goal: Increase the supply of skilled workers
  4. Goal: Increase the average amount of income
Population
  1. Goal: Increase the rate of births
  2. Goal: Increase the rate of immigration
  3. Goal: Decrease the rate of emigration
Technological Advancement
  1. Goal: Increase the amount of research and development spending
  2. Goal: Increase the number of new patents awarded
  3. Goal: Increase the rate of technological advancement
Tourism Development
  1. Goal: Increase the number of tourists
  2. Goal: Increase the length of tourist stays
  3. Goal: Increase the amount of tourist spending
  4. Goal: Increase the number of lodging units
Urban Development
  1. Goal: Increase the amount of construction spending
  2. Goal: Increase the number of new construction projects
  3. Goal: Decrease the number of contaminated brownfields
  4. Goal: Decrease the rate of commercial vacancy
  5. Goal: Decrease the rate of industrial vacancy
  6. Goal: Decrease the rate of retail vacancy
  7. Goal: Increase the amount of park and recreational space