The Dukakis Center works to understand, across academic disciplines, the economic challenges facing urban areas and to advance practical, data-driven strategies to address economic development needs. The Center creates tools and publishes research reports to better inform policymakers about important economic development strategies and sectors.
An analysis on the cause of the declining population on Cape Cod.
An evaluation of the $1 billion, 10-year Massachusetts Life Sciences Initiative and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC).
A post-Great Recession follow-up to the original Staying Power report.
A 2008 survey-based analysis on the condition of the manufacturing industry in Massachusetts.
A practical tool to help cities and towns analyze their capacity for economic development.