Research

Rural Economic Development and International Development

Economic and Policy Update, Volume 17, Issue 5
Will Snell and Phyllis Mattox, Editors. May, 2017.
Economic and Policy Update, Volume 17, Issue 4
Will Snell and Phyllis Mattox, Editors. April, 2017.
Determinants of Entrepreneurial Intention
Shaheer Burney and Alison Davis. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association. 2015 AAEA & WAEA Joint Annual Meeting, July 26-28, San Francisco, California..
The Effect of the Energy Boom on Schooling Decisions in the U.S.
Na Zuo and Jack Schieffer. Agricultural and Applied Economics Association. 2015 AAEA & WAEA Joint Annual Meeting, July 26-28, San Francisco, California..
Economic Gardening and the Grow Kentucky Program
Robbins, Lynn W.; Allen, James E. IV. June, 2015. AEC Staff 491
Institutional Differences and Agricultural Performance in Sub-Saharan Africa
Mahdi Asgari and Lia Nogueira. Journal of International Agricultural Trade and Development. 9; 189-209; January, 2015.
Coping with Drought by Adjusting Land Tenancy Contracts: A Model and Evidence from Rural Morocco
Yoko Kusunose, Travis J. Lybbert. World Development. 61; 114-126; September, 2014.
Economic Considerations for Growing Industrial Hemp: Implications for Kentucky’s Farmers and Agricultural Economy
Lynn Robbins, Will Snell, Greg Halich, Leigh Maynard, Carl Dillon and David Spalding. January, 2013.
Social Tradeoffs Between Health Benefits and Water Supplies in Rural Kentucky
Waripas Jiumpanyarach. October, 2008. Dissertation
Economic Impact of Hospital Closure in Three Southern States (Georgia, Tennessee, and Texas): A Quasi-experimental Approach
Lucia Yolanda Ona Ruales. December, 2007. Dissertation
Expert Group Meeting Report: Innovative Finance for Sustainable Development
Nienke Beintema, William Masters, Annik Dollacker, Jerry Skees, Olivier Mahul, Hermanth Valvekar, Joanna Syroka, etc.. October, 2007.
Rural Development and the Declining Coherence of Rural Policy: An American and Canadian Perspective
David Freshwater. July, 2007. AEC Staff 467
Rural Development and the Declining Coherence of Rural Policy:
David Freshwater. June, 2007. AEC Staff 467
Determinants of Young Adult Poverty: A ZIP Code Level Analysis
Kaustav Misra. June, 2007. Thesis
An Econometric Analysis of Infant Mortality, Pollution, and Income in the U.S. Counties
Margarita Yuri Somov. June, 2004. Thesis
The Search for Effective Rural Policy: An Endless Quest or An Achievable Goal
David Freshwater and Eric Scorsone. November, 2002. AEC Staff 436
Independent High Growth Firms–Targets for Economic Development Policy?
Rebecca M. Winders and Emil E. Malizia. June, 2001. TVA Staff 01-13
Survival and Growth of Young Firms
Rebecca M. Winders and Emil E. Malizia. June, 2001. TVA Staff 01-14
The Black Belt Databook
Ronald C. Wimberley, Libby V. Morris, and Donald P. Woolley. June, 2001. TVA Staff 01-11
The Maturation of Young High-Growth Firms
Emil E. Malizia and Rebecca M. Winders. June, 2001. TVA Staff 01-12
Identifying Obstacles to the Success of Rural Business Incubators
National Business Incubation Association. May, 2001. TVA Staff 01-08
Occurrence and Needs of Outdoor-Based Tourism Businesses in Southwest Georgia
Linton Thompson and Robert N. Smith. May, 2001. TVA Staff 01-10
Delusions of Grandeur: The Search for a Vibrant Rural America
David Freshwater. April, 2001. TVA Staff 01-07
Employment Risk in Nonmetropolitan Counties in the Southern U.S.
Eric Thompson and George W. Hammond. April, 2001. TVA Staff 01-05
Targeted Economic Development Programs in Florida: A Quasi-Experimental Analysis
Cynthia Rogers and Jill Tao. April, 2001. TVA Staff 01-06
Do Meta-Standards Help Pave the Rural High Road? Firm Strategies Surrounding ISO 9000 Certification
Timothy R. Wojan. March, 2001. TVA Staff 01-04
Wireline-based Communication Access Technologies in Rural Kentucky
Jason Hartell. February, 2001. TVA Staff 01-03
Development by Design: Land Use Planning and Regulation in Rural Communities
Thomas Rowley. January, 2001. TVA Staff 01-01
The Interactions Between Economic Growth and Environmental Quality: A Comparison of the TVA Region with the United States as a Whole
Tulin Johansson. January, 2001. TVA Staff 01-02
Patchwork Income
Coalition for Jobs and the Environment. December, 2000.TVA 00-16
Identifying Employment Structure and Training Needs in the Louisiana Value-Added Wood Products
Richard P. Vlosky and N. Paul Chance. November, 2000. TVA Staff 00-13
Service Industries Have Powered Growth of Employment in the U.S. South in Recent Years: A Geographical Perspective
William B. Beyers. November, 2000. TVA Staff 00-15
Three Papers on Rural Development
David Freshwater. November, 2000. TVA Staff 00-14
Employment Growth in Rural TVA Counties: Does Establishment Size Matter?
Mark S. Henry, David L. Barkley, Yu Bai, and Jae Espey. September, 2000. TVA Staff 00-12
Clusters in Rural Areas: Auto Supply Chains in Tennessee and Houseboat Manufacturers in Kentucky
Stuart A. Rosenfeld, David L. Barkley, Yu Bai, and Jae Espey. August, 2000. TVA Staff 00-11
Entrepreneurship-Centered Economic Development: An Analysis of African American Entrepreneurship in the Southern Black Belt
Ralph D. Christy and Wylin Dassie. July, 2000. TVA Staff 00-10
Social Impacts of Large Scale Economic Development Projects in the Rural South: A Longitudinal Re-Study of Vance, Alabama and the Impacts of Mercedes Benz
Ralph B. Brown, Clark D. Hudspeth, and Katherine L. Stone. June, 2000. TVA Staff 00-09
Keystone Sector Identification
Maureen Kilkenny and Laura Nalbarte. May, 2000. TVA Staff 00-08
Telecommunications Infrastructure in the Southeastern United States
Edward J. Malecki and Carlton R. Boush. April, 2000. TVA Staff 00-06
Community Opinions on Economic Development in the Rural South
Thomas W. Ilvento. March, 2000. TVA Staff 00-04
Worker Attitudes Toward Skills Training in the Rural South
Thomas W. Ilvento and Anil Rupasingha. March, 2000. TVA Staff 00-05
Federal Spending and Economic Growth in Southeastern Nonmetropolitan Counties
F. Carson Mencken. February, 2000. TVA Staff 00-01
The Informal Economy in Rural Community Economic Development
Shanna Ratner. February, 2000. TVA Staff 00-03
Economic Development Cooperation Among Local Governments in the Tennessee Valley
Steven Brent Lackey and David Freshwater. November, 1999. TVA Staff 99-11
Rural America at the Turn of the Century
David Freshwater. November, 1999. TVA Staff 99-12
The Prospects of High-Growth Enterprises: A Retrospective Analysis of Georgia-Based Firms
Emil E. Malizia and Rebecca M. Winders. September, 1999. TVA Staff 99-06
e-Cities: Twenty-first Century Thinking for Small Town Living
Kentucky Science and Technology Council. May, 1999. TVA Staff 99-04
Impact of Foreign Exports on Tennessee Counties
Raman Vishwanathan. April, 1999. TVA Staff 99-05
Ready or Not? The Rural South and Its Workforce
Thomas D. Rowley and David Freshwater. April, 1999.
Digital Telecommunications Technologies in the Rural South: An Analysis of Tennessee
Edward J. Malecki. January, 1999. TVA Staff 99-07
Internationalizing the Rural Southeast: The Determinants of Rural Sougheastern Manufacturers' Decision to Export
Steven G. Livingston and E. Anthon Eff. January, 1999. TVA Staff 99-03
Rural Telecommunications: Why Your Community Isn't Connected and What You Can Do About It
Tom Rowley. January, 1999. TVA Staff 99-01
International Quality Control Certification: Signal or Heuristic?
Timothy R. Wojan and Thomas Bailey. January, 1999. TVA Staff
The Long-Term Development of Local Retail and Service Spending in Rural Southeastern Counties
Eric Thompson and George Hammond. December, 1998. TVA Staff 99-09
Examining the Seedbed Potential Characteristics of Certain Manufacturing Industries: A Case Study of the Houseboat Manufacturing Firms in the Lake Cumberland Region of Kentucky
Steven Brent Lackey. July, 1998. TVA Staff 98-07
Small Business Creation and Economic Well-being of Nonmetropolitan Counties: The Case of Georgia
Rebecca M. Winders. June, 1998. TVA Staff 98-08
Industry Clusters in the TVA Region: Do They Affect Development of Rural Areas
Mark S. Henry, David L. Barkley, and Yibin Zhang. December, 1997. TVA Staff 98-09
Industry Clusters in the TVA Region: Do They Affect Development of Rural Areas - Supplemental Maps
Mark Henry, David Barkley, and Yibin Zhang. December, 1997. TVA Staff 98-09maps
The Extent Friendship has a Role in Retiree Recruitment and Retention in South Carolina: Survey Results
Kenneth Backman and Melissa Hawkins. December, 1997. TVA Staff 99-10
The Graying of the Rural Southeast: Shifts in Personal Income Composition
Robert A. Chase. December, 1997. TVA Staff 99-02
West Virginia Attitudes Toward Economic Development
Scott Loveridge and Beth Loy. December, 1997. TVA Staff 98-02
'Fragile Virtue:' Rural Labor Market Response to a New Competitive Environment
Timothy R. Wojan. September, 1997. TVA Staff TVA
Testing for the Effects of Federal Economic Development Agencies
David Freshwater, Timothy Wojan, Dayuan Hu and Stephan Goetz. April, 1997. TVA Staff 97-02
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