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Title Creative communities : art works in economic development / Michael Rushton, editor
Published Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 225 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Foreword / Rocco Landesman -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction / Michael Rushton -- 2. Causal agents or canaries in the coal mine? : art galleries and neighborhood change / Jenny Schuetz -- 3. The arts, consumption, and innovation in regional development / Ann Markusen, Anne Gadwa Nicodemus, and Elisa Barbour -- 4. A case study in cultural economic development : the Adams Arts Program in Massachusetts / Richard G. Maloney and Gregory H. Wassall -- 5. Do cultural tax districts buttress revenue growth for arts organizations? / Lauren Schmitz -- 6. Arts, crafts, and STEM innovation : a network approach to understanding the creative knowledge economy / Robert Root-Bernstein ... et al. -- 7. Arts districts, universities, and the rise of media arts / Douglas S. Noonan and Shiri M. Breznitz -- 8. Cultural enterprise formation and cultural participation in America's counties / Roland J. Kushner -- 9. The economic consequences of cultural spending / Peter Pedroni and Stephen Sheppard -- 10. Capital or culture? : an econometric analysis of the relationship between arts and cultural clusters, wages, and the creative economy in English cities / Hasan Bakhski, Neil Lee, and Juan Mateos-Garcia -- Contributors -- Index
Summary "Examines the impacts of arts and cultural consumption and production on local economies. Topics include location choices of arts entrepreneurs; links between the arts and non-arts sectors; public policies to foster local arts; and the arts' effects on incomes in cities across the United States and the United Kingdom"--Provided by publisher
Notes "Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts, Office of Research and Analysis."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Art and state -- Economic aspects.
Artists and community -- Economic aspects.
Arts -- Economic aspects.
Economic development.
Regional economics.
Form Electronic book
Author Rushton, Michael, 1959-
LC no. 2013005090
ISBN 0815724748 (electronic bk.)
9780815724742 (electronic bk.)