Economic Impact or Contribution contributes to the applied regional economic literature by providing a framework for handling a diverse set of projects and providing detailed case studies of fieldwork regarding the health care industry, higher education institutions, the nonprofit sector, infrastructure investment, and a major musical entertainment event. Economic Impact or Contribution accomplishes three major tasks by answering the following questions: What are the differences between the economic concepts used in economic versus fiscal assessment studies? How can we structure an economic and business issue or challenge? How can we create a research product that helps the project’s sponsors solve their problem? This book has emerged as an answer to many research-related questions in dealing with regional business and economic issues and challenges.
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About the Author
Murat Arik is assistant professor of management and director of the Business and Economic Research Center at Middle Tennessee State University.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction and Overview
Chapter 2 Assumptions, Methods, and Concepts
Chapter 3 Health Care Industry Cluster and Regional Economy
Chapter 4 Higher Education Institutions in Middle Tennessee: An In-Depth Analysis of Their Chapter 5 The Nonprofit Sector in the Nashville MSA
Chapter 6 The Northwest Tennessee Regional Port of Cates Landing: An Economic Analysis
Chapter 7 Economic Impact of Bonnaroo Music Festival on Coffee County
Chapter 8 Recommendations from the Field