The Arkansas Economic Development Institute developed a presentation about the role of elected officials in economic development. This slideshow was presented at the 2014 Rural Development Conference in Rogers. It provides a broad overview of the role of local elected officials considering the development of an economic development effort and/or to help further explain how local elected officials can improve their program in economic development. Click here to view the slideshow.

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