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Financing rural innovation with community development venture capital: models, options and obstacles

Growing local companies is essential to the economic prosperity for many rural regions and residents. Rural economies, however, rarely attract traditional venture capital. Given the important role that patient capital plays in entrepreneurial development, the future economic vitality of rural communities rests, at least in part, on their ability to access such capital. Community development venture capital (CDVC) is a particularly adept model for overcoming the structural obstacles that rural geographies present for venture capital investors. Rubin explores some of the obstacles this model ...
Community Development Innovation Review , Issue 3 , Pages 15-27

Community revitalization: lessons from Anacostia

a speech at Operation HOPE?s Anacostia Economic Summit, Washington, D.C.
Speech , Paper 193

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The asset policy initiative of California : building momentum for policy change at the state level

Community Investments , Volume 17 , Issue May

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Strength in adversity: community capital faces up to the economic crisis

The current economic environment has created new challenges, as well as opportunities, for the community development finance industry.
Community Investments , Volume 21 , Issue Win

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Public pensions: the multiplier effect

Public pension funds can play a role not only in ensuring retirees? economic security, but also in promoting local economic-development goals. That?s why increasing numbers of elected officials and trustees are investigating ?economically targeted investment.?
Communities and Banking , Issue Fall , Pages 12-14

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Case study: transforming a brownfield in Baltimore

Community Investments , Volume 20 , Issue Sum

Community outlook survey

In July 2010, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas launched the Community Outlook Survey, a quarterly online survey to assess community and economic development in the Eleventh District of the Federal Reserve System--Texas, northern Louisiana and southern New Mexico. ; This seven-question survey focuses on changes in financial well-being for low- and moderate-income (LMI) populations as well as service providers' capacity to serve the needs of these clients. The Bank uses providers' responses to measure increases / decreases / unchanged conditions from the previous quarter as well as ...
Community Outlook Survey

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The taking of prosperity? Kelo vs. New London and the economics of eminent domain

The forced sale of homes for private development usually results in a zero-sum gain and may actually hinder development in the area, economists have found.
The Regional Economist , Issue Jan , Pages 4-9

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Making up for lost time: Forging new connections between health and community development

New trends in the today?s public health world are making an important case for bringing public health and community development efforts together. These include the changing nature of 21st century preventable disease, the increasing link between health disparities and place, and the early positive evidence from early adopters of combined health and development strategies. Read about specific examples of efforts from King County, Washington that are capitalizing on these changes and simultaneously advancing both health and community development.
Community Investments , Volume 22 , Issue Fall

Transit-oriented development is good community development




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