ERIC Number: ED211859
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Reference Count: 0
The Texas Economy: Potential for Job Training.
Greenwood, Katy; And Others
Designed for use as a resource by state and local level vocational education professionals and policymakers, this report provides information pertaining to the current economic conditions within Texas, the nature and measurement of economic activity, prevailing economic trends, and projections for the future. Outlined first are current economic conditions within the state and the perspectives of representatives from the state's political, educational, business/industry, and banking communities. In a detailed examination of economic development of Texas state planning regions the following topics are covered: the nature and measurement of economic activity, national and state economic trends, future economic trends in Texas, economic development in each of the 24 Texas state planning regions, the economic ranking of the regions, recapitulation of the regional economies, local economic development allies, and regional population projections. Tables summarizing the percentage of total personal income and local quotients for 14 sources of income are included for each of the 24 planning regions. Appended to the report are lists of the component counties of each Texas state planning region. (Other Education for Work Linkage Project reports are available separately--see note.) (MN)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Texas State Dept. of Community Affairs, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas A and M Univ., College Station. Texas Engineering Experiment Station.
Identifiers: Education for Work Linkage Project; Texas
Note: For related documents see CE 031 283-287