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Equitable Innovation Economies

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Cities across the U.S. are increasingly focusing their economic development efforts on innovation to spur economic growth. Investments in these assets – from advanced manufacturing technologies to tech firms to makerspaces – may grow businesses and create new jobs, but can also exacerbate inequities in cities already facing widening economic and racial disparities.
The Equitable Innovation Economies (EIE), launched by Pratt Center and the Urban Manufacturing Alliance (UMA) will help cities design strategies to increase access and economic opportunity within their innovation economy and manufacturing sectors.
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The Equitable Innovation Economies Initiative (EIE) is a multi-year project launched by the Pratt Center for Community Development in collaboration with PolicyLink and the Urban Manufacturing Alliance (UMA) to help cities pursue more inclusive growth strategies in innovation and manufacturing....

Project Status: 
Active
Who's Working on this Project?: 
Tanu Kumar
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