ROUNDTABLE: Economic developers, economists push ‘culture shift’ for Michigan

New issues have become top of mind for West Michigan economic developers and economists.

 

Increasingly, as economic development organizations react to talent issues in their communities, they’ve been pulled into new discussions around housing and mass transit — far from their previous focus on business attraction and retention. At the same time, West Michiganbased economists continue to point to statewide issues — namely, a lack of investment in education and infrastructure — that are holding back economic growth.

 

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