Making Maine Work: The Role of Maine's Public University System
A joint project between the Maine State Chamber of Commerce and the Maine Development Foundation
This report explores the role of Maine's universities in the state economy. It builds on a broader analysis of the economy released in July 2010, Making Maine Work: Critical Investments for the Maine Economy, a comprehensive action plan for improving productivity, growing the economy and providing a higher quality of life for all Maine people.
The original report and recommendations, a joint effort between the Maine State Chamber of and the Maine Development Foundation, explored the investments needed to grow the economy and the factors that influence those decisions. Along with Making Maine Work, MDF published Investment Imperative II, an in-depth review of several hundred reports and recommendations on key issues influencing investments in Maine as well as a third report summarizing the findings from a survey with over 1,000 Maine business leaders.
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