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What Is Economic Development?

By AAEDC | April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments
Annual Meeting, Economic Development

It can be an intangible concept that is hard to explain. The book definition takes a policy perspective: economic development is the efforts that seek to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for a community by creating and/or retaining jobs and supporting or growing incomes and the tax base. When I’m asked what […]

Business Opportunity: AAHS CAPS Partnership

By AAEDC | January 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
starting your own business

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