Tags: Wealth Creation
Client Name: Ford Foundation
Resource Type: Report
Author Org: Yellow Wood Associates
Year: 2010This paper provides detailed analysis of the data from Appalachian Kentucky used in "Measuring Community Wealth." This information includes county-by-county rates of healthy weight people and the financial costs of obesity; broadband access and computer use throughout the region, along with its effects on social patterns; patents held in Kentucky and strategies for increasing their use; local electric plant ownership and costs; household income, assets, and debt; and local farming, food, and agricultural inputs.