Chicago Music City compares the strength and vitality of music industries and scenes across the United States. Sociologists, urban planners, and real-estate developers point to quality of life and availability of cultural amenities as important indicators of the health and future success of urban areas.
Lasting Effects Conference Summary and Edited Transcript (PDF) — Edited for clarity as well as concision, this document highlights the major themes of this conference. It provides a clear and brief introduction to current thinking about economic impact analyses. This document also contains a very informative introduction by Jonathan Katz and a glossary of economic terms.
Don Coursey, Ameritech Professor of Public Policy, Irving Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
Don Coursey, The University of Chicago Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
& Colm O'Muircheartaigh, The Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies & NORC