EDRP

The mission of the Economic Development Research Program (EDRP) at Georgia Tech’s Enterprise Innovation Institute (EI²) is to assist local communities by providing affordable economic development and policy research to enhance their competitive positions.

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The types of research include strategic planning, forecasting, feasibility studies, readiness assessments, economic impact analysis, and labor market studies to name a few. The program strives to inform policy decision-making and to help governments and economic development organizations carry out their mission.

Communities or economic development organizations in the following states are encouraged to apply: Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.

Registration is open throughout the year!

Email Alfie Meek to start your application.

Example projects completed through EDRP:

Have questions or want to apply? Contact:

Alfie Meek, Ph.D.

Director of the Center for Economic Development Research

Enterprise Innovation Institute

Georgia Institute of Technology

404-385-1340

ude.hcetag.etavonninull@keem.eifla