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Economic Diversity In Appalachia: Statistics, Strategies, And Guides For Action, Edward Feser, Troy Mix, Mark White, Kenneth Poole, Deborah Markley, Erik Pages Jan 2014

Economic Diversity In Appalachia: Statistics, Strategies, And Guides For Action, Edward Feser, Troy Mix, Mark White, Kenneth Poole, Deborah Markley, Erik Pages

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Commissioned by the Appalachian Regional Commission, this report accomplishes three aims. First, it offers a quantitative portrait of economic diversity trends in Appalachian counties and sub-regions, benchmarked to U.S. trends. The portraits draws on four complementary indexes of diversity: industrial, functional, occupational, and knowledge, with the first two based on the mix of industries in a place and the latter two based on the mix of occupations. Second, the report summarizes diversity trends, economic development practices, and diversification strategies in ten Appalachian counties. The ten cases offer insights into economic development practitioners’ understanding of what economic diversity means for ...


Statistical Portrait Of Economic Diversity In Appalachia, Troy D. Mix, Edward J. Feser Jan 2014

Statistical Portrait Of Economic Diversity In Appalachia, Troy D. Mix, Edward J. Feser

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Commissioned by the Appalachian Regional Commission, this report presents a quantitative portrait of economic diversity trends across US and Appalachian counties. The portrait draws on four complementary indexes of diversity: industrial, functional, occupational, and knowledge, with the first two based on the mix of industries in a place and the latter two based on the mix of occupations. Analysis and discussion focuses on the utility of economic diversity for informing regional development practice in Appalachia.


Demographic Multipliers In Delaware, Troy D. Mix, Xuan Jiang Jun 2009

Demographic Multipliers In Delaware, Troy D. Mix, Xuan Jiang

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Summarizes research that estimated demographic multipliers for the state of Delaware to help public officials plan for the increases in service and infrastructure demand that accompany residential and nonresidential growth.


Broadband Opportunities For Sussex County, Troy D. Mix, David Beauchamp, Matthias Wendt Jun 2009

Broadband Opportunities For Sussex County, Troy D. Mix, David Beauchamp, Matthias Wendt

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Highlights the opportunity for Sussex County, Delaware, to harness broadband infrastructure for economic development and recommends policy action in that regard.


Fiscal Impacts Of Development: Literature Review And Discussion, Troy D. Mix, Rachael Hurley Jul 2008

Fiscal Impacts Of Development: Literature Review And Discussion, Troy D. Mix, Rachael Hurley

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Reviews literature on fiscal impacts of development and offers relevant commentary and recommendations in light of Delaware’s governance and growth characteristics.


Town Of Odessa Planned Neighborhood Development District, Troy D. Mix Jan 2008

Town Of Odessa Planned Neighborhood Development District, Troy D. Mix

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No abstract provided.


Cabinet Committee On State Planning Issues Report To The Governor And The 144th General Assembly, Troy D. Mix Jan 2008

Cabinet Committee On State Planning Issues Report To The Governor And The 144th General Assembly, Troy D. Mix

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No abstract provided.


Greater Georgetown Area Comprehensive Market Analysis, Troy D. Mix, Manoj Doss Jan 2008

Greater Georgetown Area Comprehensive Market Analysis, Troy D. Mix, Manoj Doss

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No abstract provided.


Town Of Odessa Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix, Martin Wollaston, William Decoursey Jan 2006

Town Of Odessa Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix, Martin Wollaston, William Decoursey

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No abstract provided.


Delaware Ceds: A Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy For The State Of Delaware, Troy D. Mix, Marcia Scott, Julia O'Hanlon, Maria Aristigueta, William Mcgowan, Lisa Mcilvaine Jan 2006

Delaware Ceds: A Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy For The State Of Delaware, Troy D. Mix, Marcia Scott, Julia O'Hanlon, Maria Aristigueta, William Mcgowan, Lisa Mcilvaine

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Town Of Middletown Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix, Jonathan Justice, Barrett Edwards, Garrett Wozniak Jan 2005

Town Of Middletown Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix, Jonathan Justice, Barrett Edwards, Garrett Wozniak

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No abstract provided.


Town Of Viola Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix Jan 2004

Town Of Viola Comprehensive Plan, Troy D. Mix

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No abstract provided.