5 on Friday: Farmers’ markets

5 on Friday: Farmers’ markets

By Aileen MurrayBlog

September 1, 2017  5 farmers’ market resources for economic developers.  The end of the summer means the end of the seasonal farmers market in some communities. It’s a good time to take stock of the economic impact of farmers markets. The appear of farmers’ markets is growing. In addition to providing a popular amenity for … Read More

5 on Friday: Lessons from Cleveland

5 on Friday: Lessons from Cleveland

By Aileen MurrayBlog

August 25, 2017   5 economic development lessons from Cleveland.I’ve just returned from a few days in Cleveland, Ohio. While I was there I saw a number of notable economic development initiatives and trends that could be applied to both large and small communities.   5 on Friday -Aileen Murray on Vimeo.   Five Economic Development … Read More

5 on Friday: Beer, Wine and Cider

5 on Friday: Beer, Wine and Cider

By Aileen MurrayBlog

  August 18, 2017   5 resources: the economics of beer, wine and cider.   5 on Friday -Aileen Murray on Vimeo.   Five Resources on the Economics of Beer, Wine and Cider Beer Industry Boosts The Canadian Economy –  a 2013 study from Conference Board of CanadaThe beer economy in Canada is much larger than the … Read More