CREC Project News and Updates

CREC Interviews El Paso Leaders to Assess Local Business Incentive Programs

January 30, 2012

Ken Poole and Mark White, along with Dr. Terry Clower of the Center for Economic Development and Research at the University of North Texas, recently traveled to El Paso to conduct a series of interviews with local economic development leaders and stakeholders.  In cooperation with the City of El Paso, CREC is conducting a competitive assessment of El Paso economic development incentive programs.  Based on interview findings and secondary data analysis, CREC will develop recommendations for how El Paso can compete more effectively for business investments.