We work with communities to deploy economic development incentives as a means to achieve targeted development goals. Smart Incentives helps economic development organizations make sound decisions by instituting incentive programs that are both effective and responsible. Here’s how we do it:
incentive offerings and program design
the Smart Incentives 4×4 framework for program management
access to high-quality business intelligence, data, and analytical methods to guide decisions
evaluations and reporting on program results
New economic development initiatives are trying to leverage the changing nature of work for the benefit of their states.read more
We describe lessons learned from state and local economic development incentive programs that can help community leaders navigate Opportunity Zones.read more
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Our next event
Smart Incentive events are an excellent way to stay up to date on industry leading knowledge. They are also a great way to network. Check out our next event, we would love to see you.
Annual Meeting, American Planning Association Maryland Annapolis, MD
Smart Incentives will join our partner Lisa Sturtevant & Associates to present a panel session on Planning for Inclusive Communities.
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