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 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.