• Corpus ID: 158752690

The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation

  title={The Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation},
  author={Jack Kyser},
  journal={Business Economics},
  • Jack Kyser
  • Published 1 October 2003
  • Economics
  • Business Economics
14 Citations

Spatial and Descriptive Analysis of Smoke and Vape Shop Locations Focusing on a Cancer Center Neighboring Catchment Area

Abstract Tobacco products cause about 1 in 5 deaths premature deaths each year. With increased retailing of both tobacco and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) products, cancer centers such

Aeronautics in the SLC States: Cleared for Takeoff

A generation ago, a number of foreign automakers began establishing manufacturing operations in the South, in states represented by The Council of State Governments’ (CSG) Southern Office, the

Does Increased Access to the Arts in High Schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District Affect Graduation Rates

A model for analyzing the present value of a high school education to a student is developed using a discounted present value analysis and an empirical analysis of 77 high schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District over 4 different school years shows no relationship between the number of art classes offered and graduation rates.

A Vanishing Piece of the Pi

Digital visual effects (VFX) now comprise one-third of total production spending on major feature film releases. They also are a significant and growing component of production budgets for television

Where to Put the Port? The Free Harbor Fight and the Historical Development of Los Angeles

Los Angeles lacks a natural harbor. Moreover, in the 1880s, the rail line to its inadequate port at San Pedro was controlled by railroad magnate Collis P. Huntington. When his monopoly was

Southern California’s Crown Jewels: Historical Governance and Finance Lessons

This study offers an historical overview of how major public infrastructure projects were accomplished in the Los Angeles region in the absence of a formal regional general-purpose government. This

Using a structured decision making protocol to stratify caseloads in the child support program

Using a Structured Decision Making Protocol to Stratify Caseloads in the Child Support Program by Steven J. Golightly MPA., California State University, Dominguez Hills, 2007 BS, University of

L.A.'s Crown Jewels: Historical Governance and Finance Lessons

In contrast to academic debates over metropolitan coordination, which draw a sharp distinction between government and governance, we describe a third approach whereby existing regional and local

Cities Today: A New Frontier for Major Developments

The article examines several major structural trends contributing to the shift from the Keynesian routinized city to the strategic city that begins to emerge in the 1980s. Among the trends examined