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Same Ecosystem, Different Entrepreneurs: An assessment model for measuring diverse entrepreneurial ecosystems
(Virginia Tech. Office of Economic Development, 2017)
This paper explores how to measure entrepreneurial ecosystems with an urban-rural mix by using Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s four indicators framework and while accounting for the needs of different types of entrepreneurs ...
Downtown Christiansburg Inc.: Recommendations for achieving a more vibrant Downtown Christiansburg
(Virginia Tech. Office of Economic Development, 2018-05)
Christiansburg was established in 1792 and became an incorporated town in 1833, with its downtown serving as a commercial center and heart of the town until the rise of big box stores in the 1990s. Today, a local, ...
Vibrant Virginia Final Report 2018-2020
(Virginia Tech Office of Economic Development, 2020)
This report details the accomplishments of the Vibrant Virginia initiative in 2018-2020, including grants, publications, community outreach, and future steps.
Economic Impact Analysis of Virginia Tech Football
(Virginia Tech. Office of Economic Development, 2015-02-20)
This report estimates the economic contributions of Virginia Tech football to the New River Valley MSA and the Roanoke Valley MSA (NRRV). Virginia Tech football contributes economically to the NRRV in two ways. First, the ...
Hillsville Farmers’ Market Feasibility Study
(Virginia Tech Office of Economic Development, 2016)
OED conducted a feasibility study for a proposed farmer's market in downtown Hillsville, VA, with the goal of promoting healthy eating and making sure healthy foods are accessible to all community members. In 2020, Downtown ...