Howard Wial

Initiative for a Competitive Inner City

P.O. Box 191297

Boston, MA 02119

United States

http://www.icic.org

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

17

DOWNLOADS

932

SSRN CITATIONS

7

CROSSREF CITATIONS

0

Scholarly Papers (17)

1.

Why Does Manufacturing Matter? Which Manufacturing Matters? A Policy Framework

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Susan Helper, Timothy Krueger and Howard Wial
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 158 (331,667)
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manufacturing, industrial policy

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The New Face of Under-Resourced Communities

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Mar 2021
Peter Eberhardt, Howard Wial and Devon Yee
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Downloads 140 (365,907)
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community development, urban policy, concentrated poverty, inner cities

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Bridging the Capital Access Gap: An Overview of the Small Business Finance Industry

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Sep 2022
Miles Chandler and Howard Wial
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Downloads 93 (492,725)

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Small business, finance, banks, credit unions, community development financial institutions, minority depository institutions, finance companies, fintech, Small Business Administration, equity, debt

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Technical Knockout: Closing the Gaps in Regional Small Business Technical Assistance Systems

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 May 2022
Christopher Scott and Howard Wial
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small business, technical assistance, coronavirus, COVID-19, Small Business Administration, Minority Business Development Agency

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What it Will Take for Opportunity Zones to Create Real Opportunity in America's Economically Distressed Areas

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 29 Mar 2021
Howard Wial
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
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Opportunity Zones, community development, economic development, place-based policy, impact investing

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Locating American Manufacturing: Trends in the Geography of Production

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Susan Helper, Timothy Krueger and Howard Wial
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics, Case Western Reserve University - Weatherhead School of Management and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 67 (596,336)

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manufacturing, metropolitan areas, economic geography

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The New Anchors: Corporate Engagement with Lower-Income Communities in Smaller Cities

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Sep 2021
Peter Eberhardt and Howard Wial
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Downloads 40 (750,105)

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anchor institutions, corporate social responsibility, poverty, shared value

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Boosting Productivity, Innovation, and Growth through a National Innovation Foundation

Brookings-ITIF, April 2008
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Robert D. Atkinson and Howard Wial
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 38 (764,213)

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innovation, productivity, economic growth, innovation policy, industrial policy, research and development

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Minimum-Wage Enforcement and the Low-Wage Labor Market

Task Force Working Paper #WP11
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Howard Wial
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 38 (771,400)

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minimum wage, enforcement, Department of Labor

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Not the Great Equalizer: Which Neighborhoods are Most Economically Vulnerable to the Coronavirus Crisis?

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, Initiative for a Competitive Inner City and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
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coronavirus, neighborhoods, economic impact, poverty

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It's Time for a Comprehensive Approach to Fighting Concentrated Poverty

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Mar 2021
Howard Wial
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 33 (801,775)
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community development, urban policy, concentrated poverty, inner cities

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Making the CARES Act Care for Under-Resourced Communities

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 21 Mar 2021
Howard Wial
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 33 (801,775)
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coronavirus, small business

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How Resilient Were Small Businesses during the First Year of the Coronavirus Pandemic? A Look at What Happened to Established Business Owners and Lessons for the Next Crisis

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Dec 2021
Howard Wial and Devon Yee
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Downloads 31 (817,613)

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small business, entrepreneurship, business owners, self-employment, COVID-19, coronavirus

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The Consequences of Metropolitan Manufacturing Decline: Testing Conventional Wisdom

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Alec Friedhoff, Howard Wial and Hal Wolman
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Downloads 23 (885,920)
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manufacturing, regional economies

15.

Accelerating Advanced Manufacturing with New Research Centers

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Susan Helper and Howard Wial
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 20 (914,319)

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manufacturing, industrial policy, research policy, innovation, innovation policy, research and development

16.

Strengthening American Manufacturing: A New Federal Approach

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 22 Mar 2021
Susan Helper and Howard Wial
Case Western Reserve University - Department of Economics and Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
Downloads 19 (923,943)
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manufcaturing, industrial policy, innovation policy

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The Changing Industrial Composition of Manufacturing-Based Regions, 1980-2005

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 31 Mar 2021
Howard Wial
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
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manufacturing, regional economies