Latest Research Featured in Economic Development Quarterly

Volume 33 · Issue 4 · November 2019

Includes articles by Emil Malizia and Yan Chen; Jonathan Q. Morgan, Michele M. Hoyman, and Jamie R. McCall; Vicente Romero de Avila Serrano; Arwiphawee Srithongrung and Patricia Byrnes; Twyla Blackmond Larnell and Davia Cox Downey; Fahad Fahimullah, Yi Geng, Bradley Hardy, Daniel Muhammad, and Jeffrey Wilkins; and Jacob Bundrick and Weici Yuan.

Table of Contents

Research and Practice Articles

The Economic Growth and Development Outcomes Related to Vibrancy: An Empirical Analysis of Major Employment Centers in Large U.S. Cities, by Emil Malizia and Yan Chen

Everything but the Kitchen Sink? Factors Associated with Local Economic Development Strategy Use, by Jonathan Q. Morgan, Michele M. Hoyman, and Jamie R. McCall

The Intrametropolitan Geography of Knowledge-Intensive Business Services (KIBS): A Comparative Analysis of Six European and U.S. City-Regions, by Vicente Romero de Avila Serrano

The Causal Linkages Among Arts, Knowledge Employment, and Local Economic Performance, by Arwiphawee Srithongrung and Patricia Byrnes

Tax Increment Financing in Chicago: The Perplexing Relationship Between Blight, Race, and Property Values, by Twyla Blackmond Larnell and Davia Cox Downey

Earnings, EITC, and Employment Responses to a $15 Minimum Wage: Will Low-Income Workers Be Better Off? by Fahad Fahimullah, Yi Geng, Bradley Hardy, Daniel Muhammad, and Jeffrey Wilkins

Do Targeted Business Subsidies Improve Income and Reduce Poverty? A Synthetic Control Approach, by Jacob Bundrick and Weici Yuan

Book Reviews

Parking and the City (Reviewed by Andrew Mondschein)

High-Skilled Migration to the United States and its Economic Consequences (Reviewed by Bruce Newbold)

The STEM Dilemma: Skills That Matter to Regions (Reviewed by Frank J. Calzonetti)

Scale: The Universal Laws of Life, Growth, and Death in Organisms, Cities, and Companies (Reviewed by Gordon F. Mulligan)