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CMTY 464. Local Economic Development

Credits: 3
Department: Planning and Community Development
Description: Context, theory, process, and practice of local economic development policies for communities.
Semester Offered: Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Cite, discuss, compare and contrast the main theoretical perspectives and approaches to local Economic Development.
2. Apply economic development analytic techniques to evaluate changes in local/regional, state and federal industrial sectors.
3. Explain, analyze, and assess, local, regional, and state strategies, sectoral policies, initiatives, and incentives for economic development.
4. Interpret results of economic analysis for the local/regional and state environments and evaluate/prescribe specific actions necessary for economic development and growth.

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