Wed, 05/06/2020 – 08:39am | By: Caron Blanton
The Coronavirus pandemic has impacted almost every facet of Mississippians’ lives and the economic impact of the disease is one of the most severe. The economic piece of the recovery will be critical for the future of the state and economic development will play a key role in helping the state’s economy rebound from the pandemic.
This week marks Mississippi Economic Development Week, which highlights what economic development is and how it shapes communities throughout the state. Mississippi Public Universities play a integral role in economic development in Mississippi. As centers of innovations, public universities have a wealth of resources, from human resources to research capabilities, to support economic development engines across the state.
The pandemic has