This page provides the latest feature content on Nevada Economic Development from Nevada Business Magazine, plus additional resources.
Latest Feature Nevada Economic Development
Las Vegas Reinventing a Strong Future: Open for Business
By Jennifer Rachel Baumer
As one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country, it’s no surprise Las Vegas has a strong economic engine. A creatively strong economy, Las Vegas is blending new technology with existing infrastructure, from the downtown Innovation District to the Smart Cities Initiative. [Read the full story.]
Latest Nevada Economic Development Feature
The Full Focus: Economic Development in Nevada In 2012, The Silver State released “Moving Nevada Forward: A Plan for Excellence in Economic Development,” a three-year roadmap for continuing to advance from post-recession doldrums and a 12 percent unemployment rate toward “a vibrant, innovative statewide economy,” Gov. Brian Sandoval wrote in the document. [Read More]
Blueprint for Evolution: Economic Development in North Las Vegas: Cities evolve. They follow distinct life cycles as economic conditions change. For the past three years the City of North Las Vegas has experienced a renaissance, and economic development is the driver igniting the growth. [Read More]
Business Roots: Nevada’s Economic Development History: The Silver State has a unique origin story. Despite being much less economically viable and populated, Nevada beat out the other territories to become a state in 1864 because of its Republican and pro-Union leanings. [Read More]
Industry Focus: Economic Development: Economic development continues to be an important priority for the Silver State. Many factors go into diversification including incentives for businesses, education and workforce training. [Read More]
Nevada Economic Development Resources
Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development: GOED promotes a robust, diversified and prosperous economy in Nevada.
Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada: The Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN) is a private/public partnership established in 1983, committed to adding quality jobs to the region by recruiting new companies, supporting the success of existing companies, and assisting newly forming companies, to diversify the economy and have a positive impact on the quality of life in Greater Reno-Sparks.