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Thursday, April 9 • 1:30pm - 2:55pm
TH1.30.17 Empowerment / Enterprise / zones strategies: What works?

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Moderator: TBA

Results Matter: Evaluating the Outcomes of the Empowerment Zones Designated in Round Three
Ljubinka Andonoska, University of Texas at El Paso

Identifying Local Industry Clusters and Shifts in the Round II Urban Empowerment Zones
Agatha S. Caraballo, Florida International University

Does Federal Grants to Stabilize Communities Work? Evidence from the Neighborhood Stabilization Programs from 2008 to 2010
Hyun Kyong (Rosa) Lee, George Washington University; Kyujin Jung, University of North Texas

Evaluating Performance and Integrity of Participants in Enterprise Zone Tax Credit Programs
Mel Powell, Southern Maryland Higher Education Center

Do access points have relevance in today’s economy?
Jennifer Ratliff, University of San Francisco


Ljubinka Andonoska

Assistant Professor, University of Texas at El Paso
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Agatha S. Caraballo

Digital Instructor, Florida International University

Alan Davis

University of San Francisco
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Hyun Kyong (Rosa) Lee

Research Assistant, George Washington Institute of Public Policy (GWIPP)
Rosa Lee is a third-year doctoral student in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration. Her main interests lie in urban and metropolitan governance, economic development planning, regional equity and economic resilience, and the role of the middle class for... Read More →

Thursday April 9, 2015 1:30pm - 2:55pm
Dupont (lobby level)