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By Daniel P. Gitterman,Peter A. Coclanis

within the final part century, North Carolina and the South have skilled speedy monetary development. a lot of the easiest research of this growth got here from North Carolina-based learn corporations: the Southern progress regulations Board and MDC (originally a venture of the North Carolina Fund). Their 1986 experiences are of the simplest tests of the achievements and boundaries of the so-called Sunbelt boom.
On November 17, 2011, the worldwide learn Institute on the collage of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Institute for rising concerns at North Carolina country college co-hosted a public dialogue to construct on those vintage studies and to provide clean analyses of the present demanding situations dealing with the area. A method Forward, which issued from this attempt, beneficial properties greater than thirty unique essays containing techniques and techniques for development and maintaining a globally aggressive South.

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