Indicators of Importance: Migration

Within the world of economic development, there exists a two-way interplay between a location’s economic vitality and their labor supply. One key determinant of an area’s capacity for economic growth is the availability of relevant, skilled labor – an indicator… Continue reading

Indicators of Importance: Population Growth

According to Area Development Magazine’s “33rd Annual Corporate Survey and the 15th Annual Consultants Survey”, more than 90% of the respondents considered the availability of skills labor as their top factor in deciding where to locate or expand their businesses.1”… Continue reading

Lexington Leads Kentucky in Innovation

In the spirit of celebrating the beginning of a new year, the focus of this article is on the pioneers of Lexington’s economy and the environment that supports their success. As you may remember, in December we highlighted numerous, record-breaking… Continue reading