Center for Innovation Research


Community Capital Resources
Prepared by Reconsider, a center for thought leadership that specializes in helping Michigan stakeholders and municipalities with innovative concepts as they relate to community capital, and how to implement and incorporate these strategies into a community's economic development initiatives. This Resource Guide is grounded in a recently completed study for Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development and is a great resource for Michigan Leaders ... [ More ]

The 2014 Michigan Turnaround Plan
Prepared by the Business Leaders for Michigan, this document provides a benchmark for Michigan's economy ... [ More ]

The Economic Impact of Placemaking
Prepared by the Michigan Municpal League, this is a look at the benefits of incorporating placemaking as an economic developement tool in Michigan municipalities... [ More ]