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People, Places, and Public Policy: Some Simple Welfare Economics of Local Economic Development Programs

Patrick Kline, Enrico Moretti
2014 Annual Review of Economics  
To study these questions, we develop a simple spatial equilibrium model designed to characterize the welfare effects of place based policies on the local and the national economy.  ...  These programs are widespread in the U.S. and throughout the world, but have only recently been studied closely by economists.  ...  However it is only more recently that national governments have sought to encourage economic development in lagging regions, cities, or neighborhoods with explicit place based development programs.  ... 
doi:10.1146/annurev-economics-080213-041024 fatcat:3gojejf5jbf6rjx5patwrcrwni

Some Comments upon the Effectiveness of State and Local Area Development Programs

C. S. Logsdon
1949 Southern Economic Journal  
SOME COMMENTS UPON THE EFFECTIVENESS OF STATE AND LOCAL AREA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS*, C. §.  ...  In most such programs, however, economic progress appears to be measured principally by the degree of industrialization attained or, more specifically, by the net addition secured to local manufacturing  ... 
doi:10.2307/1054127 fatcat:fqdp6ldcujfvpmxl2uavb3saae

Community‐Based Targeting and Initial Local Conditions: Evidence from Indonesia's IDT Program

Chikako Yamauchi
2010 Economic development and cultural change  
Community-based selection of social program recipients has the potential to benefit from local knowledge about individuals in need.  ...  Given these findings, they conclude that administration of local public good programs is more likely to involve capture due to its less transparent nature.  ...  However, much anecdotal and theoretical evidence points to the possibility that local non-poor elites capture program resources, 2 particularly in communities with large economic inequality.  ... 
doi:10.1086/655456 pmid:20821894 fatcat:dk2ugveccjagbk53crsj4vtv4y

A Case Study of Local Government Implementation of the Ward Based Local Economic Development (LED) Program

N. L Nxumalo, L.D Naidoo
2018 International Journal of Public Policy and Administration Research  
The study found that while the LED ward based program is a great initiative with very good intentions, the municipalities have to do some improvements in order to achieve the objectives of the program.  ...  The ward based LED program is more focused on poverty alleviation and improvement of local economic development.  ...  The ward based LED program aimed at promoting local economic development using ward base as a starting point. The municipalities in Zululand targeted Coops as beneficiaries of this program.  ... 
doi:10.18488/journal.74.2018.51.1.23 fatcat:ekxdesbyw5ayhmip4yfretkjv4

Decentralisation and Democratisation in Local Government Focusing Key Development Programs in Bangladesh

Abul Hossain, Ahsan Habib
2021 International Journal of Social, Political and Economic Research  
On the other hand, various local and international development partners have been implementing various programs to strengthen the local government system in Bangladesh, decentralise it and ensure public  ...  taken for the development of the local government system.  ...  The development programs in Bangladesh has supported promoting local participatory governance, local development, and improving the effectiveness of local governmental bodies.  ... 
doi:10.46291/cenraps.v3i1.58 fatcat:cwkpcqncxjgifhaufbtqktch6a

Economic Analysis of Local Food Procurement in Southwest Florida's Farm to School Programs

Jonathan Watson, Danielle Treadwell, Ray Bucklin
2018 Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development  
All authors would like to acknowledge the administrative and support staff in the Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department, Horticultural Sciences Department, and Food and Resource Economics  ...  We would like to acknowledge the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences as well as the University of Florida Farm to School and Family Nutrition Program teams for their promotion  ...  Certainly, incidents like these can stifle the development and success of F2S programs as farmers feel sidelined.  ... 
doi:10.5304/jafscd.2018.083.011 fatcat:hw4uq6tporfixftoevva7ht3pm

The Effectiveness of the Expanded Public Works Program in Promoting Local Economic Development: A case study of Zibambele Project, eThekwini Municipality

Nonkululeko Zulu, Jabulani Nyawo, Pfano Mashau
2017 Journal of Economics and Behavioral Studies  
The key focus of the literature review is on local economic development, with special reference to the poverty alleviation strategies as a guideline for economic growth at local levels.  ...  Furthermore, the study shows that the government programmes are more needed in order to tackle poverty and also increase local economic development in South Africa.  ...  LED uses local resources and skills to create economic opportunities for development at the local level.  ... 
doi:10.22610/jebs.v9i3.1746 fatcat:tagshmiwwvacfnurrp3vh2eufi

PEMAHAMAN BANK INDONESIA DAN ANGGOTA KELOMPOK TANI MARGO MULYO TERHADAP PROGRAM LOCAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DI KECAMATAN SAMIGALUH KABUPATEN KULON PROGO

Muhammad Hanif Sudarmadi, Eko Murdiyanto, Daru Retnowati
2020 Jurnal Dinamika Sosial Ekonomi  
program Local Economic Development sebagai program hibah.  ...  Local Economic Development.  ...  program Local Economic Development sebagai program hibah.  ... 
doi:10.31315/jdse.v21i1.3940 fatcat:vve7iqzigvgupa5eb5v4du6hra

The Element of Systems in the Organisation of Local Food Development Program in Indonesia: Case Study in Trenggalek, East Java

Suyatno Fan
2019 International Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization  
The research problem was How the element of systems in the program of local food development?  ...  The research focussed on The Element of Systems on Organisation of Local Food Development Program in the district of Trenggalek, East Java Province.  ...  While the food system in the development program is coordinated by Assistant of Economic Sector and Development.  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.ijebo.20190702.12 fatcat:wmrprwhvmvdf5jlfaxdb5d23oi

State-led or market-led green revolution? Role of private irrigation investment vis-a-vis local government programs in West Bengal's farm productivity growth

Pranab Bardhan, Dilip Mookherjee, Neha Kumar
2012 Journal of Development Economics  
However, the growth in private investment was itself stimulated by tenancy registration and minikit distribution programs implemented by local governments.  ...  This paper estimates respective roles of private investments in irrigation and local government programs (land reforms, extension services, and infrastructure investments) in the growth of farm productivity  ...  ., district, state or national) political and economic determinants of local government program implementation rates, interacted with lagged political incumbency patterns in local government.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jdeveco.2012.06.003 fatcat:mfe6kmlhzzbupckwevwpfgrqea

Coastal regulation zone rules in coastal panchayats (villages) of Kerala, India vis-à-vis socio-economic impacts from the recently introduced peoples' participatory program for local self-governance and sustainable development

A. Ramachandran, B. Enserink, A.N. Balchand
2005 Ocean and Coastal Management  
Impact assessments were not carried out to assess its impact on socio-economic life of the coastal population.  ...  the very same reason, it was unnoticed or rather ignored till 1994 when the Supreme Court of India made a land mark judgment on the fate of the coastal aquaculture which by then had established as an economically  ...  FAO also has recognised that the economic development in the developing world is possible only through promoting primary and small-scale sectors.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2005.03.011 fatcat:swaambiuircxrnhtyvebx532oq

Yard Biodiversity to Support Local Economic Development in Skouw Mabo Village, Muara Tami Sub District, Jayapura City, Papua Province, Indonesia

Alfred Alfonso Antoh, Biology education study program, Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Education, Faculty of Teacher Training and Education, Cenderawasih University, Abepura 99351, Jayapura, Papua Province, Indonesia
2021 International journal of multidisciplinary research and analysis  
The plants that are planted around community homes now also have an economic impact on the family to improve the family's economy.  ...  The conclusion of the dominant areca nut and moringa is closely related to culture and the two plants currently support economically for increasing the income of families in the village.  ...  The demand value of areca nuts is quite high Yard Biodiversity to Support Local Economic Development in Skouw Mabo Village, Muara Tami Sub District, Jayapura City, Papua Province, Indonesia in the market  ... 
doi:10.47191/ijmra/v4-i7-02 fatcat:gbwupd5it5bxvhdbfgrceg7elu

Harnessing the Potential of Localized Infrastructure Systems to Economic Management Based on Targeted Regional Programs

Elena Lekhman
2020 Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Contemporary Problems in the Development of Economic, Financial and Credit Systems (DEFCS 2020)   unpublished
These goals can be achieved by increasing the level of stability and autonomy of local economic systems and the economic capacity of the main regional beneficiaries as well as by targeted, systemic and  ...  on targeted regional programs which involve all the subjects and beneficiaries of the regional economic activities in the corresponding long-term total-system process.  ...  norms for the consumption of imported economic benefits in regional / local markets, without prejudice to regional socio-economic and reproduction processes; • to use regional foreign economic activities  ... 
doi:10.2991/aebmr.k.201215.048 fatcat:kw5u24fhazhxjo6eurg6667xfe

Evaluating the Impacts of Local Economic. Development Policies on Local Economic Outcomes [chapter]

Timothy J. Bartik
2004 Evaluating Local Economic and Employment Development  
This paper argues that more rigorous evaluations of local economic development policies are feasible.  ...  If experimental data are unavailable or an experiment is infeasible, local economic development programs can and should be evaluated by statistical analyses of economic outcomes in firms or areas using  ...  There are many ways of classifying such local economic development programs.  ... 
doi:10.1787/9789264017092-5-en fatcat:sijal4kpijhddjprgakxdirb4y

Evaluating the Impacts of Local Economic Development Policies On Local Economic Outcomes: What Has Been Done and What is Doable?

Timothy J. Bartik
2003 Social Science Research Network  
This paper argues that more rigorous evaluations of local economic development policies are feasible.  ...  If experimental data are unavailable or an experiment is infeasible, local economic development programs can and should be evaluated by statistical analyses of economic outcomes in firms or areas using  ...  There are many ways of classifying such local economic development programs.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.369303 fatcat:c7jk4zxivbbwhfxed3urlpwdm4
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