TITLE

MARY KRAMER: Turn focus to second-stage companies

AUTHOR(S)
Kramer, Mary
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Crain's Detroit Business;6/29/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 26, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses economic gardening in Detroit, Michigan. The Edward Lowe Foundation in southwestern Michigan subscribes to a theory of economic development called "economic gardening." It is stated that it refers to identifying resident entrepreneurial companies based in a given community that seem to grow and add jobs quickly. The Lowe Foundation has created a free Web site that provides business data from all 50 states and trains people in peer learning.
ACCESSION #
42971946

 

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