Framing the debate in Pennsylvania

Sunday, April 22, 2007

Three recently released consulting reports have tried to frame the civic debate about the economic future of Pennsylvania. Here is a good overview. Read more.

Successful regional economic development changes the conversations taking place in a region. In regions that are drifting or declining, conversations tend to be stuck on the past.

In regions moving ahead, conversations quickly shift to the next opportunity: clean technologies, creative industries, new collaborations.

You can quickly judge the direction of a region, simply by listening closely to the civic conversations taking place. Astute EDPros figure out ways to guide and manage these conversations.

posted by Ed Morrison |

Subscribe with Bloglines

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.
The Web EDPro Weblog