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Financing Economic Development
An Institutional Response

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Planning (General)

May 1990 | 320 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This comprehensive source and description of the tools available for financing economic development is divided up into well defined areas, making it easy to use for reference and guidance. It covers all aspects of the concept and makes a full discussion of all types of financing from public funds to private loans and venture capital. This will be an important book for professionals and undergraduates in urban studies, public administration and policy studies.
 
PART ONE: INTRODUCTION
Edward W Hill and Nell Ann Shelley
An Overview of Economic Development Finance
Michael J Wolkoff
Economic Development Financing Policy
A State and Local Perspective  
Margaret E Dewar
Tax Incentives, Public Loans and Subsidies
What Difference do they Make in Nonmetropolitan Economic Development?  
 
PART TWO: THE PUBLIC SECTOR
Ferdinand P Schoettle
What Public Finance do State Constitutions Allow?
Matthew R Marlin and William P Buzzi
Industrial Development Bonds
What Remains?  
James R Paetsch and Roger K Dahlstrom
Tax Increment Financing
What it is and How it Works  
 
PART THREE: ALTERNATIVE USES OF PUBLIC FUNDS
Peter S Fisher
Connecticut's New Product Development Corporation
Michael Allan Wolf
Enterprise Zones
A Decade of Diversity  
Michael I Lugar and Harvey A Goldstein
Research Parks as Public Investments
A Critical Assessment  
Wim Wiewel and Jeff Weintraub
Community Development Corporations as a Tool for Economic Development Finance
J Christopher Walker
Revolving Funds for Economic Development
Philip Shapira
State Initiatives to Modernize US Small and Midsized Manufacturers
Sammis B White
Increasing Exports Through World Trade Centers
Mary Lou Eagan and Marc Bendrick Jr
Financing Exports
What is the State Role?  
 
PART FOUR: PRIVATE FINANCE FOR DEVELOPMENT
John M Kolesar
The Use of Bank Financing for Economic Development
Sheldon B Lubar
Venture Capital
Robert J Gaston
Financing Entrepreneurs
The Anatomy of a Hidden Market  
 
PART FIVE: PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER
Terry F Buss, Arnold Clebone, Pamela Stanley and Peter Mitchell
Putting it all Together
Financing Sovereign Circuits  

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