Project
RhodeMap RI Economic Development Priorities

Students in 11.438 Economic Development Planning  developed components of Rhode Island's new state economic development plan prepared as part of a HUD Sustainable Communities Plan.  The plan includes: (1)   recommendations to improve the use of state property tax inceentives; (2) plan to improve and scale entrepreneurial development services for minority, low-income and low-income enterpreneurs; and (3) a state initiative to diversify the state's ship and boat-building industry.