South Carolina Vol.3


Minnesota Vol.5


Minnesota Vol.4


Minnesota Vol.3


Minnesota Vol.2

Natural Resources | Minnesota State Government
Economic Sectors and Employment Patterns (PDF)
Minnesota economy | North Star Policy Institute
Economy | Minnesota Public Radio News (MPRnews)
OVERVIEW | MINNESOTA COMPASS
Public Policy and Minnesota’s Economy – A Historical View (PDF) | Russell W. Fridley
DID HIGHER TAXES CREATE THE MINNESOTA MIRACLE? (04/24/2014) | Naomi Lopez Bauman, Illinois Policy Institute
Minnesota | Forbes
THE ECONOMIC CONTRIBUTIONS OF IMMIGRANTS IN MINNESOTA (PDF; September 2013) | Bruce P. Corrie & Sarah Radosevich
How Minnesota’s Economy Benefits from International Trade & Investment (PDF) | Business Roundtable
In Northern Minnesota, Two Economies Square Off: Mining vs Wilderness (10/12/2017) | REID FORGRAVE NYTimes
MINNESOTA FOREST INDUSTRIES
Tourism & Minnesota’s Economy (PDF) | Explore Minnesota
Minnesota Agriculture – THE FOUNDATION OF MINNESOTA’S ECONOMY 2007 (PDF)
Beef: Worth $5 billion to Minnesota’s economy – Most beef operations spend their money locally, too, providing investment in rural communities. (09/13/2017) | Paula Mohr
BIOPHARMACEUTICAL SECTOR IMPACT ON MINNESOTA’S ECONOMY (PDF)
MINNESOTA GOLF ECONOMY (PDF)
THE IMPACT OF MINNESOTA’S ARTISTS, CREATIVE WORKERS AND NONPROFIT ARTS AND CULTURE ORGANIZATIONS 2017
Who’s winning and losing in Minnesota’s 2016 economy? (12/03/2016) | DAVID MONTGOMERY and BRIAN EDWARDS, AP
How Central Minnesota’s Economy, Population has Boomed Over the Last Few Decades (02/08/2018) | Greta Kaul, Twin City Business
City of Minneapolis
City of St. Paul
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce news


Middle East Vol.10 (Iran Vol.6 – US Withdrawal from Nuclear Agreement)


Louisiana Vol.4

Louisiana
Louisiana Government
Louisiana Treasury
Louisiana Economy at a Glance | BLS
Louisiana Trade Resources | World Trade Center New Orleans
Louisiana DNR
La Oil & Gas Assoc
LEDLouisiana
Audubon Nature Institute
Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON)
Road Reports, Construction, Weather Warnings, Ferry Status, Flooding/Ice, Other States’ Info | LA DOTD
Transportation & Mobility | 2017 Louisiana Smart Growth Summit
Louisiana Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism
Louisiana Travel
LA Entertainment
LABI
La. Seafood Board
LaDeptAg&Forestry
LouisianaFarmBureau
Louisiana Summary Agriculture and Natural Resources | LSU AgCenter
LA Health Connect
City of New Orleans Government
City of Baton Rouge
City of Shreveport
Bossier City
Shreveport Bossier
City of Metairie
Louisiana Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (LACCE) map
The Louisiana-Texas cattle trade (02/07/2018) | Stanley Nelson @ Concordia Sentinel


Louisiana Vol.3

Tulane University Louisiana Research Collection (LaRC)


Maryland Vol.3


Maryland Vol.2


Middle East Vol.8 (Syria Vol.2)


Trump’s “Red Line” Moment in Syria? (04/12/2018) | BENNETT SEFTEL @thecipherbrief
The International Community Will Not Tolerate the Normalization of the Use of Chemical Weapons | James A. (Sandy) Winnefeld, Jr. @CBSNews
Can a one-off military strike deter Syria’s Assad from using chemical weapons again? The data suggests no (04/11/2018) | Chris Meserole @BrookingsInst
Op-ed: Trump’s Problem in Syria? It Was Obama’s Too | Susan Rice @nytimes
DEEP DISH: WHAT DID THE SYRIA STRIKE ACCOMPLISH? (Podcast; 04/19/2018) | Greg Jaffe, Ivo Daalder, Brian Hanson @ChicagoCouncil
Op-ed: Mission Far From Accomplished in Syria | Simon Saradzhyan @RussiaMatters
TV Interview: No ‘Thank-you’ Yet for Trump Before Job is Done in Syria | Meghan O’Sullivan @CNBC
How do we prevent ISIS 2.0? Withdrawing from Syria is not the answer (04/07/2018) | Pavel K. Baev, Ryan Crocker, and Michael E. O’Hanlon @BrookingsInst
Op-ed: Trump’s Syria whiplash (04/11/2018) | Amanda Sloat @BrookingsInst
Reasons W Should be Skeptical About the U.S.-led Attacks on Syria | Rami Khouri @agenceglobal
President Trump’s Syria Strikes Are Not About Syria (04/16/2018) | Robert M. Danin @MEastMatters @CFR_org
Op-ed: Has Trump Become a Realist? | Stephen Walt @ForeignPolicy
Op-ed: The War is the Vortex of Roughly Three Conflicts | Karl Kaiser @ Metro UN
The World After Trump: How the System Can Endure | Jake Sullivan @ForeignAffairs
Op-ed: The Problem With “Cold War” Comparisons | Odd Arne Westad @newrepublic
On Donald Trump and Russia (04/09/2018) | Danielle Pletka @AEI
Pushing back Russia in the Middle East: A thought experiment (04/13/2018) | Daniel L. Byman @BrookingsInst


Middle East Vol.7 (Syria Vol.1)


Alabama Vol.4

Alabama1
ALABAMA | @HISTORY
@GovernorKayIvey
Game-changing Projects Fuel Growth in Alabama’s Evolving Economy (26/02/2018) | Governor Kay Ivey
@EDPAlabama
@MadeInAL
Alabama Economy
Alabama’s Changing Economy through the Twentieth Century
Amazing Alabama
Alabama State Economy
@alabamapolicy
Immigrants and the economy in Alabama | New American Economy
QuickFacts | United States Census Bureau
Economy at a Glance – Alabama
Alabama (PDF; 03/22/2018) | BEA
Alabama Market Profile: State’s Economy Is On The Upswing (02/13/2018) | Alissa Marchat @theshelbyreport
UAB Annual Impact on the Alabama Economy
Economic Development | THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SYSTEM
Business Alabama publishes 2018 Economic Development Guide (10/08/2017) | Jerry Underwood @ALABAMAPOWER
Trade and Prosperity in the States: The Case of Alabama (w PDF; 09/14/2017) | Bryan Riley @Heritage
Alabama Small Business Economic Profile (PDF) | SBA
@AlaAgriculture
@AlfaFarmers
Alabama’s Top 10 Agricultural Commodities (02/27/2015) | Hannah Patterson @FarmFlavor
Agriculture | Alabama Maps (UA)
Alabama Manufacturing Facts (PDF) | Center for Manufacturing Research
A HEALTHY IMPACT: FRUITS AND VEGETABLES BOOST ALABAMA’S ECONOMY (05/17/2017) | Paul Hollis @AlfaFarmers
Biopharmaceutical Sector Impact on Alabama’s Economy (PDF) | PhRMA
Alabama physicians contribute billions to state economy (03/02/2018) | @AlabamaToday


Alabama Vol.3

Alabama2
@alabamapolitics
Alabama State Parks
Hunting works is working for Alabama’s economy | David Rainer @Alabama_Living
@AlabamaEMA
@servealabama
Economic Impact of Alabama’s Public Universities | @ALHigherEd
@NorthAlabamaUSA
Population and Economy | Top of Alabama Regional Council of Governments (TARCOG)
Maps | Northwest Alabama Economic Development Alliance
Alabama Regional Economic Analysis Project
2013 Impact of Extension Programs | @ACESedu
@alabamacounties
@MorganCountyEDA
@BirminghamUSA
Economy – Birmingham, Alabama
Birmingham’s Economy Strengthens, Largely Unaffected by County Bankruptcy (Summer 2012) | Mark Crawford @AreaDevelopment
Alabama Bigger Cities (over 6000 residents) | @LechMazur
@cityofmgm
@mgmchamber
Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce – Economic Development
South Offers ‘Snapshot’ of Mobile’s Economic Outlook (11/16/2017) | Alice Jackson @UofSouthAlabama
@huntsvillecity
@tuscaloosacity
Alabama is a precursor to the black vote’s value in 2018 and 2020 (12/13/2017) | Andre M. Perry @BrookingsInst
Alabama reminds America to have a little faith in American voters (12/13/2017) | John Hudak @BrookingsInst
Four takeaways from the Toyota/Mazda $1.6 billion investment in Alabama (01/25/2018) | Joseph Parilla and Sifan Liu @BrookingsInst
Alabama | GE Voices


Alabama Vol.2


https://twitter.com/AlabamaMBB/status/971846136737779712


New Jersey Vol.3

NewJersey
The State of New Jersey Departments & Agencies
@cityofnewarknj
@JC_Gov
PatersonNJCityHall
@CityofElizabeth
City of Trenton
Faststats – New Jersey | NEW JERSEY REALTORS
New Jersey | Forbes
New Jersey Economy at a Glance | State of New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
Economy at a Glance | BLS
New Jersey Economy
OP-ED: RESURRECTING NEW JERSEY’S ECONOMY (02/02/2018) | BAYE ADOFO-WILSON @njspotlight
New Jersey is Well Positioned for Strong Future Economic Growth: Armed with data, NJBIA will work with policymakers to chart successful course. (12/01/2015) | Joel L. Naroff @NJBmagazine
@njdotcom
@njchamber
@njbusiness
@ChooseNJ
@CommerceNJ
@NJDA1
@NJEDATech
@NewJerseyFuture
@NJPolicy
@PlanSmartNJ
@InnovationNJ
@BioNJ_Org
@HINJ_ORG
@ChemistryNJ
@Health_NJ
@Energy_NJ
Environment New Jersey Research & Policy Center
@RDCouncilNJ
@NewarkRBP
@NJIT
@TheCUEED
@RutgersCSHP
@RutgersFIC
@KingsFoodMkts
@eatathome
NJ Farm Facts | State of New Jersey Department of Agriculture Jersey Fresh
@NJLCV
@HUDNY_NJ
Water at Princeton
@SUEZwaterNJ
@njamwater
Beaches in New Jersey
Northern New Jersey (PDF; 2006)
Nuclear power is vital to the New Jersey economy (12/22/2017) | RICHARD JACKSON @politico


New Jersey Vol.2


Mississippi Vol.2

Mississippi State 1


Government of Mississippi State Mississippi Maps
Government of Mississippi State Chamber of Commerce
Government of Mississippi State Economic Development
Economy of Mississippi State | @EconomyWatch
Mississippi Economy
Mississippi state budget and finances | @ballotpedia
Mississippi Agriculture Overview
@MSManufacturers
Mississippi Automotive Manufacturers Association (MAMA)
@mdaworks AUTOMOTIVE
Mississippi State University Office of Technology Management


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US Policy Changes Vol.82 (Asia)

Great stuff!

Can China Back Down? Crisis De-escalation in the Shadow of Popular Opposition (w PDF; Winter 2017/18) | Kai Quek, Alastair Iain Johnston @BelferCenter
The autocrat’s Achilles’ heel (02/05/2018) | Alina Polyakova and Torrey Taussig
One Kim to rule them all (02/18/2018) | Nicholas Eberstadt @AEI
THE EDUCATION OF KIM JONG-UN (February 2018) | JUNG H. PAK @BrookingsInst
US Approach to Russia in New Nuclear Posture Review Risks Boosting Chances of Conflict (02/02/2018) | Jon Wolfsthal @russia_matters


Ex-CIA analysts explain why a bloody nose policy on North Korea would backfire (02/12/2018) | Jung H. Pak, Sue Mi Terry, and Bruce Klingner @BrookingsInst


US Policy Changes Vol.81 (Economy, Monetary policy, Budget, Trade, Urban-Rural, et al.)

Great stuff!

A Fed duet: Janet Yellen in conversation with Ben Bernanke (Video; 02/27/2018) | @BrookingsInst
Credit, financial conditions, and monetary policy transmission (w PDF; 11/30/2017) | David Aikman, Andreas Lehnert, Nellie Liang, and Michele Modugno @BrookingsInst
What do stock market fluctuations mean for the economy? (02/23/2018) | Gary Burtless @BrookingsInst
The Hutchins Center Explains: Federal budget basics (05/23/2017) | Anna Malinovskaya and Louise Sheiner


Here come the big government Republicans! (02/15/2018) | James Pethokoukis @AEI
Trump’s formula for growing the U.S. economy: What will work and what won’t (02/16/2018) | Martin Neil Baily @BrookingsInst
Summers and Former Diplomats Critique Trump’s Trade Policies (01/31/2018) | ALEXANDRA A. CHAIDEZ @thecrimson
The Heightened Risks of a US Downturn (01/26/2018) | Martin Feldstein @ProSyn @BelferCenter
Metro Monitor 2018 (w PDFs; February 2018) | Chad Shearer, Isha Shah, Alec Friedhoff, and Alan Berube @BrookingsInst
Which metros are achieving true economic success? (02/26/2018) | Alan Berube @BrookingsInst
City and metropolitan income inequality data reveal ups and downs through 2016 (w Excel; 02/05/2018) | Alan Berube @BrookingsInst
Five maps show progress made, but mostly lost, on middle-class incomes in America (w Excel; 10/12/2017) | Alan Berube @BrookingsInst
Does TV bear some responsibility for hard feelings between urban America and small town America? (02/12/2018) | Jenny Schuetz @BrookingInst
Big moves to drive innovation and growth are alive… in Canada! (02/22/2018) | Mark Muro and Joseph Parilla @BrookingsInst
Employer-sponsored health insurance: Love the plan you’re with? (02/16/2018) | Thomas P. Miller @AEI
Selfishness Is Killing Liberalism: The path to its revival lies in self-sacrifice, and in placing collective interests ahead of the narrowly personal. (02/19/2018) | JAMES TRAUB @TheAtlantic


US Policy Changes Vol.80 (Middle East Vol.6)

Great stuff!


Are Oil Prices Heading for Another Spike? (01/31/2018) | Carmen Reinhart, Vincent Reinhart @ProSyn @BelferCenter
OPEC’s Misleading Narrative About World Oil Supply (w PDF; March 2017) | Leonardo Maugeri @BelferCenter
Inside the Middle East Q&A: Ali Ahmad on Nuclear Power and Energy in the Middle East (Podcast; 02/20/2018) | @BelferCenter
A Lasting Defeat: The Campaign to Destroy ISIS (October 2017) | Ash Carter @BelferCenter
The Syrian crisis: A reckoning and a road map (09/12/2017) | Itamar Rabinovich @BrookingsInst
Don’t underestimate Kurdistan’s resilience (09/22/2017) | Ranj Alaaldin @BrookingsInst
A political surge is what’s needed in Afghanistan (05/30/2017) | Douglas Lute @thehill
Is it time for India to play a role in Israeli-Palestinian peace? (02/22/2018) | Kadira Pethiyagoda @BrookingInst
Who is responsible for solving Gaza’s massive electricity crisis? (02/05/2018) | Diana B. Greenwald @washingtonpost
Iran and Israel face off in Syria, as if it wasn’t complicated enough (02/13/2018) | Dror Michman and Yael Mizrahi-Arnaud @Brookingsinst
A Poorly Negotiated Saudi Nuclear Deal Could Damage Future Regional Relationships (02/05/2018) | Henry Sokolski, William H. Tobey @TheNatlInterest
Saudi Reforms Get a Boost From Google (02/04/2018) | Karen Elliott House @WSJ
Trump, Jerusalem, and a dispensable Arab region (12/06/2017) | Rami G. Khouri @agenceglobal
Jerusalem: securing spaces in holy places (07/31/2017) | Beverley Milton-Edwards @BrookingsInst
Jerusalem: After 30 years of hope and failure, what’s next for Israel/Palestine? (12/13/2017) | Hady Amr @BrookingsInst
Has Israel Grown Too Dependent on the United States? (02/05/2018) | Chuck Freilich @mosaicmag
How much does BDS threaten Israel’s economy? (01/26/2018) | Dany Bahar and Natan Sachs @BrookingsInst
The two things that will determine Netanyahu’s fate (02/15/2018) | Natan Sachs @BrookingsInst
Trump Wants to Attack North Korea? He Should Learn from Israel First (02/01/2018) | David Ignatius @washingtonpost
Cooperation in the Libya WMD Disarmament Case (PDF) | William Tobey
Verifying the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons and Providing Assurance against Breakout (w PDF; February 2018) | John Carlson @BelferCenter
The World Doesn’t Need Any More Nuclear Strategies (02/06/2018) | Stephen M. Walt @ForeignPolicy


US Policy Changes Vol.79 (National Defense Strategy, National Security Strategy, Geopolitics, Transatlantic divide, et al.)

Great stuff!


Repair and Rebuild: Balancing New Military Spending for a Three-Theater Strategy | Mackenzie Eaglen @AEI
Questions about the Nuclear Posture Review (02/05/2018) | Steven Pifer @Belfercenter
Watch: Experts discuss an era of new geopolitics (w Video; 02/07/2018) | Ryan Hass, Bruce Jones, Robert Kagan, Suzanne Maloney, Jung H. Pak, Alina Polyakova, and Thomas Wright @BrookingsInst
Making Sense of the U.S. National Defense Strategy (02/05/2018) | Kevin Ryan @CarnegieRussia Moscow Center


Restoring equilibrium: U.S. policy options for countering and engaging Russia (w PDF: February 2018) | Sergey Aleksashenko, Pavel K. Baev, Michael E. O’Hanlon, Steven Pifer, Alina Polyakova, Angela Stent, Strobe Talbott, Thomas Wright, Torrey Taussig, and Bruce Jones @BrookingsInst
A Humpty Dumpty Europe, feat. Cathryn Cluver Ashbrook (Podcast; 02/01/2018) | @BelferCenter
Normal is over: Europeans hope that the Trump era is an anomaly. But the transatlantic divide has never been so stark (w PDF; February 2018) | Constanze Stelzenmuller @BrookingsInst
What did Trump say and not say about foreign policy in Tuesday’s speech? (w PDF; 01/31/2018) | @NewsHour
Trump, Nunes and the politicisation of intelligence (02/07/2018) | Calder Walton @prospect_uk


Indiana Vol.7

Indiana
State of Indiana
City of Indianapolis
City of Fort Wayne Departments
City of Evansville & County of Vanderburgh
City of South Bend Departments
@IndianaChamber STUDIES/REPORTS
@IndyChamber News
Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) @ISDAgov ABOUT INDIANA AGRICULTURE
Indiana Farm Bureau @INFarmBureau Indiana Farm Bureau In the News
@INCornFarmers Indiana Corn Marketing Council & Indiana Corn Growers Association
Indiana Soybean Alliance @INSoybean NEWS & MEDIA
Indiana Pork Farmers @IndianaPork Useful Pork Resources
Indiana Beef Cattle Association & Indiana Beef Council @INBeef
American Dairy Association Indiana @INDairy Winners Drink Milk Blog
Hoosier Ag Today @hoosieragtoday
Purdue Agriculture @PurdueAg News & Featured Stories
@PurdueAgronomy Research Facilities
Purdue’s Department of Agricultural Economics @PurdueAgEcon
Purdue Agricultural Research and Graduate Education @AgResearchPU
INDIANA UNIVERSITY Bloomington KELLEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS @KelleySchool CENTERS & INSTITUTES
@KelleyIndy Kelley Indianapolis Hub PODCAST
Inside INdiana Business @IIB
Tale of two Rust Belts: Higher education is driving Rust Belt revival but risks abound (12/20/2017) | John C. Austin @BrookingsInst


Indiana Vol.6


https://twitter.com/MarkMuro1/status/956948759904210944


Indiana Vol.5


Indiana Vol.4


Indiana Vol.3


New Mexico Vol.4

USNewMexico
State of New Mexico citizen
City of Albuquerque Department Listing
@abqchamber blog
City of Las Cruces news
City of Rio Rancho GOVERNMENT
City of Santa Fe TOURISM Santa Fe


New Mexico Vol.3


Georgia Vol.3

USGeorgia
State of Georgia Industries @gdecd
@ExploreGeorgia Regions & Cities
Georgia’s Top 100 Public Companies (09/2016) | @GeorgiaTrend
@TAGthink State of the Industry Report
Aerospace (PDF)
@GAagribusiness website
Georgia Council for the Arts
Georgia Automotive Manufacturers Association, Inc.
Deal announces launch of Georgia Defense Exchange
@GeorgiaTech Energy and Sustainable Infrastructure
Economic Contributions of the Georgia Film and Television Industry (PDF; 02/28/2011) | Meyers Norris Penny
@fintechatlanta Resources
The Food Processing Industry in Georgia (PDF) | @universityofga
@Georgia_Bio news
Georgia: A Thriving Supply Chain Hub (11/08/2011) | Governor Nathan Deal @TIDRoundup
Georgia Association of Manufacturers
The Commercial Music Industry in Atlanta and the State of Georgia – An Economic Impact Study (PDF) | @GeorgiaStateU Fiscal Research Center
City of Atlanta Departments
Five reasons Atlanta is the new hotbed for digital entertainment (04/07/2015) | @ajc
City of Augusta Departments
City of Savannah Department Directory
@gacities
@GAChamber
@atlchamber
@Augusta_Chamber
@SavChamber
@ColCtyGAChamber
@InvestAtlanta