ERIC Number: ED099069
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: N/A
The Northwest Alabama State Junior College Economic Impact Study.
Phillips, William H.; Owings, Thomas G.
The purpose of this study is to ascertain and describe the impact of Northwest Alabama State Junior College on the economy of Franklin, Lawrence, Marion, and Winston Counties. Real dollar economic impact is reflected by the expenditures of the college and its faculty, staff, and students. These expenditures, totaling $5,699,746 in 1973, create income for other individuals and organizations and encourage the expansion of the local economy. The study reports the types of expenditures and their dollar values. Data for this study were collected from the appropriate offices of the U. S. Bureau of the Census, applicable college records, and from a survey of students/faculty/staff at the college. Designs by the American Council on Education were utilized in the computations of economic data. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alabama Univ., University. Inst. of Higher Education Research and Services.
Identifiers - Location: Alabama