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Organizing for Success: A Call to Action for the Kansas City Region

Jennifer S. Vey

Though possessing much economic strength, the Kansas City region faces stark barriers to its long term competitiveness, including a limited capacity for innovation, unfocused growth, and wide racial disparities. This paper—in conjunction with two companion papers delving into the region’s economic assets and its life sciences economy—examines how Kansas City can overcome these challenges.


 

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Jennifer S. Vey

Senior Fellow, Metropolitan Policy Program, and Co-Director, Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Initiative on Innovation and Placemaking

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