Economic Developer’s Resource Library

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Info Sessions for Economic Developers
4/13 World Oregon COVID & Metro Economies: Recovery
4/21 Standing Strong in Stormy Seas
RECORDED: SizeUp 2021 Economic Development Trends
RECORDED:
How Equity & Inclusion Boost Economic Recovery
RECORDED: No Small Matter: Oregon’s Childcare Crisis
RECORDED: Pivot to Virtual Investment Attraction
RECORDED: Greater Portland FinTech Virtual Tour

Resources for Economic Developers

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REOPENING BUSINESS
CHANGES IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
ECONOMIC RECOVERY
INDUSTRY NEWS LIBRARY
TRACKING IMPACT

REOPENING BUSINESS
Policies: Statewide / County / Industry / Phases  VISIT SITE
PPE & Critical Supply:
Business Oregon Supply Connector  | Buying a Cloth Face Covering
General Hygiene:
CDC Reopening Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidance

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SHIFTS TOWARD RECOVERY
New Developments

USDA Invests $13.2M in Broadband for Linn, Polk Counties
APPS OPEN: $38M Available with US EDA’s Build-to-Scale Program
USDA Seeks Apps for Renewal Energy, Energy Efficiency Loan Guarantees, Grants
Economic & Biz Data Analysis
INPUT OPPORTUNITY: Interstate Bridge Replacement Project
Business Oregon 10-year Innovation Plan
Oregon Business Biotech Sector Blooms
ECONW Post-Covid Outlook: The Inflation Debate
EIG Roadmap for a More Equitable Economy
Michael Meyers Economic Recovery Kicks Into Gear in 2021
Enterprise
Oregon’s Economy Can Recover, But […]
Oregonian Entrepreneurship Appears Steady Despite COVID
Site Selection State of the States 2021
EIG Redefining Rural: Examining Gaps & Exploring Rural Prosperity
General Economic Recovery

IEDC Leadership Guide for Economic Recovery  + Restore Your Economy Dashboard
CDFA Resource Center & Recovery Strategy
Funding Programs
[Updating]
Place Marketing & Site Selection
Area Dev’t COVID and Site Selection in Near & Long Term
Area Dev 2020 Site Selection: “Regional Depth” w/ Global Reach
Tax Increment Finance
[UPDATING]
EcDev Strategy

SSG Impact of Work-from-Home on Economic Incentives
SSM 5 Ways COVID Changed Site Selection
IEDC Broadband, Telework and Economic Development
FDI Intelligence How and Why Industry Clusters are Made
SSG Incentives That Matter – Recorded Podcast
CDFA 5 Strategies to Engage Opportunity Zone Investors
Brookings Supporting Microbiz in Underserved Communities During COVID
Racial Equity Disparate Impacts & Inclusive Opportunity
Oregonian Black-Owned Businesses Still Facing Lending Barriers
McKinsey Economic Impact of Closing Racial Wealth Gap
PBJ (Un)Equal Access: How US Financial Systems Fails Black Business Owners
Workforce 
Government Technology Will Telework Boost Smaller Communities?
NYT Pandemic Has Accelerated Demands for More Skilled Work Force