Economic Development creates the conditions for economic growth and improved quality of life by expanding the capacity of individuals, firms, and communities to maximize the use of their talents and skills to support innovation, lower transaction costs, and responsibly produce and trade valuable goods and services.
Economic Development requires effective, collaborative institutions focused on advancing mutual gain for the public and the private sector. Economic Development is essential to ensuring our economic future.
Williams: EDA committed to helping cities
The Meridian Star (7/19/2015)
Region receives federal grant to boost manufacturing firms
The Wave Newspaper (7/10/2015)
On The Record with John Johnson - Jay Williams
USC-LA effort lands another $2.5 million to spur manufacturing economy
USC News (7/10/2015)