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15 May 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture Conclusion: Museums, Robots and the Economy

And there you have it. Over the past six weeks, we’ve analyzed the impact of museums and other cultural assets on economic…
10 May 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Engines for the Tourism Machine

Common sense dictates that in order to bring tourists to your town (or state or country), you have to have…
02 May 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Attracting Talent, Inspiring Entrepreneurship

Yesterday, we examined Richard Florida’s theory in The Rise of the Creative Class Revisitedthat today’s creative, knowledge-based workers often value quality…
01 May 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Museums, Employment and the Creative Class

And we’re back with “The Business of Culture: Museums as Economic Development.” But before we move forward with our next…
24 April 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Creative Placemaking Part 3 – A Mind for Growth

In our second segment on creative placemaking, we visited The High Line, a park that transformed New York’s Chelsea Neighborhood.…
18 April 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Creative Placemaking Part 2 – Livin’ The High Line

Yesterday, we introduced the concept of creative placemaking and how the smart planning of cultural assets can mean big financial…
17 April 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: Creative Placemaking Part 1 – What Is It?

Welcome back to "The Business of Culture: The Impact of Museums on Economic Development.” In our previous segments, we’ve shown…
03 April 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: When “Museum” is the Name of the Game

Welcome back to our series on “The Business of Culture: The Impact of Museums on Economic Development.” In our last post,…
20 March 2013 // Thoughts

The Business of Culture: The Impact of Museums on Property Values

Per last week's post, over the next several weeks we'll be examining the impact of museums on economic development: from tourism…