Economic Development Administration in the 101st Congress
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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Economic Development Administration,
  • Economic assistance, Domestic -- United States

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Statementby J. F. Hornbeck
SeriesCRS issue brief -- IB89115, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- IB89115, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1989-90, reel 12, fr. 00048
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15458086M

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History. In , Congress passed the Public Works and Economic Development Act of (PWEDA) (42 U.S.C. § ), which authorized the creation of the Economic Development Administration (EDA) to generate jobs, help retain existing jobs, and stimulate industrial and commercial growth in economically troubled areas of the United assistance is available to rural and Headquarters: Herbert C. Hoover Building, . ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS For grants under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Program, as authorized by 19 U.S.C. , and for economic development assist­ ance as provided by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of , as amended, and Public Law , and such laws that. the st Congress. In this category, unauthorized funds for international security and development and foreign assistance programs totalled $ billion. The 99th Congress authorized funding for those programs through fiscal year Over $ billion are for the Department of . Summary of S - th Congress (): Economic Development Administration and Appalachian Regional Development Reform Act of

Summary of H.R - st Congress (): Departments of Commerce, Justice, and State, the Judiciary, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, The main goal of economic development is improving the economic well being of a community through efforts that entail job creation, job retention, tax base enhancements and quality of life. As there is no single definition for economic development, there is no single strategy, policy, or program for achieving successful economic development. development administration, whether in the developed countries or in developing world. Participatory Governance Development administration in most advanced countries of the West is the primary responsibility of local government institutions in the urban as well as the rural levels. Ohio’s prime economic development tax credit needs approval from the Ohio Job Creation Tax Credit Authority, which is housed and staffed in the Ohio Development Services Agency. JobsOhio battled to operate like a private sector organization and successfully gained legislative approval to avoid state audits and public records treatment like a.

Supports local organizations (Economic Development Districts, Indian Tribes, and other eligible areas) with short and long-term planning efforts. The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) Content Guidelines, provides suggestions, tools, and resources for developing comprehensive economic development strategies.   Economic Development: Overview By the problem of economic development I mean simply the problem of accounting for the observed pattern, across countries and across time, in levels and rates of growth of per capita income. This may seem too narrow a definition, and perhaps it is, but thinking about income patterns will. Open a book — any book —on the economics of developing countries, and it will begin with the usual litany of woes. Developing countries, notwithstanding the enormous strides they have made in the last few decades, display fundamental economic inadequacies in a wide range of indicators. Levels of physical capital per person are small. The Under Secretary of Commerce for Economic Affairs, or USC-EA, is a high-ranking official in the United States Department of Commerce that serves as the principal adviser to the United States Secretary of Commerce on economic analysis. The Under Secretary is ex officio the Administrator of the Economics and Statistics Administration.. The Under Secretary is appointed by the President of the.