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Economic Development Resources: Here Is a List of Economic Development-Related Resources Assembled by ICMA's Center for Sustainable Communities (CSC). Links to All of These Resources Can Be Found at the CSC Blog Site: Icma.Org/sustainablog

Magazine article Public Management

Economic Development Resources: Here Is a List of Economic Development-Related Resources Assembled by ICMA's Center for Sustainable Communities (CSC). Links to All of These Resources Can Be Found at the CSC Blog Site: Icma.Org/sustainablog

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A New Vision for Rebuilding Detroit

In this TED Talk, Toni Griffin, city planner in Detroit, Michigan, challenges the audience to think entrepreneurially about the future of the city. She explains how a partnership with the Kresge Foundation on the Detroit Future City is helping to rebuild the city and expand its economy: http://www.ted.com/talks/tonti_griffin_a_new_vision_for_rebuilding_detroit.

Asset-Based Economic Development Briefing Papers

This series of briefing papers from ICMA's Center for Sustainable Communities explores asset-based economic development. The papers focus on how small towns and rural communities can build on their natural and working landscapes, local institutions, existing infrastructure, historic and cultural resources, industry clusters, and human capital: icma.org/AssetBasedDocument305453.

City Lab Blog

Through original reporting, sharp analysis, and visual storytelling, City-Lab informs and inspires the people creating the cities of the future. The blog focuses on economic development, but also discusses a number of other issues, including crime, technology, and housing that are related to the economic vitality of a community: http://www.citylab.com.

Emerald Cities

In her book, Emerald Cities (Oxford University Press, 2010), Joan Fitzgerald argues that cities are uniquely suited to promote and benefit from green economic development. She highlights leading-edge cities and practices, while identifying those strategies that have already proven to be effective and the kinds of cities in which they work best. …

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