Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction costs, and responsibly produce and trade valuable goods and services.
Economic Development requires effective, collaborative institutions focused on advancing mutual gain for the public and the private sector. Economic Development is essential to ensuring our economic future.
Federal funding aimed at boosting local startups
On The Record with John Johnson - Jay Williams
Williams: EDA committed to helping cities
The Meridian Star (7/19/2015)
USC-LA effort lands another $2.5 million to spur manufacturing economy
USC News (7/10/2015)