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Endnotes

Executive Summary

 

[1] Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority of Louisiana. (2017). Louisiana’s comprehensive master plan for a sustainable coast. Retrieved from http://coastal.la.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/2017-MP-Book_2-page-spread_Combined_01.05.2017.pdf

[2] Barnes, S. R., & Virgets, S. (2017, March). Regional impacts of coastal land loss and Louisiana’s opportunity for growth. LSU Economics and Policy Research Group. Retrieved from https://www.edf.org/sites/default/files/LSU-EPRG-Regional-Economic-Land-Loss-Risks-and-Opportunities-2017.pdf

[3] Kenney, M. (Ed.). (2000). Understanding Silicon Valley: the anatomy of an entrepreneurial region. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press.

[4] Hampton Roads Planning District Commission. (2013, October). Economic impact of the Department of Defense in Hampton Roads. http://www.hrpdcva.gov/uploads/docs/Economic%20Impact%20of%20the%20DoD%20in%20Hampton%20 Roads-%20FINAL.pdf

[5] But these may not be fully realized because of the indefinite nature of IDIQ services contracts the CPRA typically uses. See pp.14-15.

[6] Shrinath, N. and Plyer, A.(2014). The water workers: Workforce opportunities in water management in Southeast Louisiana. The Data Center. Retrieved from https://s3.amazonaws.com/gnocdc/reports/TheDataCenter_TheWaterWorkers.pdf

 

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[1] Propeller. (2016, September). Analysis of Louisiana coastal restoration contracting opportunities for Louisiana businesses and entrepreneurs. Internal report, not for public use. Permission for use granted by Propeller.

[2] U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. (2016, May). Greater New Orleans Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System: Facts and Figures. Retrieved from http://www.mvn.usace.army.mil/Portals/56/docs/HSDRRS/TFH%20FF%20Brochure%2027%20May%202016%20%20Final.pdf.

[3] Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. (2008). Compensatory mitigation for losses of aquatic resources; Final rule. Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. Retrieved from https://www.epa.gov/cwa-404/compensatory-mitigation-losses-aquatic-resources-final-rule.

[4] U.S. Army Corps of Engineers & Washington State Department of Ecology. (2014, February). Credit guide for wetland mitigation banks (Report No. 12-06-014) (K. Thompson, K. Harper, Y. Holder, C. Merten, G. Terzi, B. Murphy, & L. Driscoll, Authors). Retrieved from https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/documents/1206014.pdf.

[5] Markusen, A. (1996). Sticky Places in Slippery Space: A Typology of Industrial Districts. Economic Geography, 72(3), 293-313.

[6] Ibid.

[7] Markusen, A.R., Lee, Y.S., & DiGiovanna, S. (1999). Second tier cities: Rapid growth beyond the metropolis. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press.

[8] Rantisi, N.M. (2002). The Competitive Foundations of Localized Learning and Innovation: The Case of Women’s Garment Production in New York City. Economic Geography, 78(4), 441-462.

[9] Ellison, G., Glaeser, E.L., & Kerr, W.R. (2010). What Causes Industry Agglomeration? American Economic Review, 100(3), 1195-1213. Retrieved from https://economics.mit.edu/files/7597.

[10] Glaeser, E. L. and Saiz, A. (2004). The rise of the skilled city. Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs 5, 47-94. Retrieved from http://www.nber.org/papers/w10191.pdf.

[11] Ibid.

[12] National Science Foundation. (2014, February). State Indicators. In Science and Engineering Indicators 2014 (pp. 8-1 – 8-129). Retrieved from http://www.nsf.gov/statistics/seind14/content/chapter-8/chapter-8.pdf.

[13] Shrinath, N. and Plyer, A.(2014). The water workers: Workforce opportunities in water management in Southeast Louisiana. The Data Center. Retrieved from https://s3.amazonaws.com/gnocdc/reports/TheDataCenter_TheWaterWorkers.pdf.

[14] Mills, K.G., Reynolds, E.B., & Reamer, A. (2008, April). Clusters and Competitiveness: A New Federal Role for Stimulating Regional Economies. Brookings. Retrieved from https://www.brookings.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Clusters-Brief.pdf.

[15] Florida, R. (2013, October). The boom towns and ghost towns of the new economy. The Atlantic. Retrieved from http://www.creativeclass.com/rfcgdb/articles/The%20Atlantic%20The%20Boom%20Towns%20and%20Ghost%20Towns%20of%20the%20New%20Economy.pdf.

[16] Florida, R. L., and Kenney, M. (1988). Venture capital, high technology and regional development. Regional Studies, 22(1), 33-48.

[17] Christopherson, S. (2009). Manufacturing: Up from the ashes. Democracy 14(1), 25-30.

[18] Kenney, M. (Ed.). (2000). Understanding Silicon Valley: The anatomy of an entrepreneurial region. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press.

[19] Fieldsteel, M. (2013, June). Building a Successful Technology Cluster. Office of Research and Development, Environmental technology Innovation Clusters Program. Retrieved from https://www.epa.gov/sites/production/files/documents/building_a_successful_technology_cluster.pdf.

[20] Hoover, E. M., & Giarratani, F. (1999). An introduction to regional economics. Regional Research Institute, West Virginia University. Retrieved from http://www.rri.wvu.edu/webbook/giarratani/contents.htm.

[21] Porter, M. E., & Kramer, M. R. (2002). The competitive advantage of corporate philanthropy. Harvard Business Review, 80(12), 56-68.

[22] Safford, S. (2009). Why the garden club couldn’t save Youngstown: The transformation of the rust belt. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

[23] Cortright, J. and Mayer, H. (2002). Signs of life: The growth of biotechnology centers in the U.S. The Brookings Institution Center on Urban and Metropolitan Policy. Retrieved from https://www.brookings.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/biotech.pdf.

[24] Perrodin, C., CPRA. (2016, October 13). Louisiana asks Congress to consider its investment in restoration and protection projects as an offset to payback on the New Orleans Hurricane Risk Reduction System [Press release]. Retrieved from http://coastal.la.gov/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/HSDRRS-2016-10-13.pdf.

[25] Gunter, D. L., Orszag, P. R., & Kane, T. J. (2002, October). State support for higher education, medicaid, and the business cycle. The Brookings Institution. Retrieved from http://www.brookings.edu/research/papers/2002/10/11education-kane.

[26] Glaeser, E. L. and Saiz, A. (2004). The rise of the skilled city. Brookings-Wharton Papers on Urban Affairs 5, 47-94. Retrieved from http://www.nber.org/papers/w10191.pdf.

[27] Chatterji, A., Glaeser, E., & Kerr, W. (2013, April). Clusters of entrepreneurship and innovation. Harvard Business Review. Retrieved from http://www.hbs.edu/faculty/Publication%20Files/130424-CGK-IPE_45be2057-0f20-4dc2-98d4-e422198bd55c.pdf.

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