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The body of the report is an examination of local cultural development issues in communities across NYC. The report also updates employment and economic impact figures for New York that were last prepared in 1992.
Any report that recommends to keep a community "weird" is at least worth a glance. This report on economic development in Austin, Texas – the self-proclaimed "Live Music Capital of the World" –embraces culture as an economic engine.
Many communities claim to be an "arts capital". What does this term really mean? Using data for 20 US metropolitan areas, this article proposes measures for the quantity, health and quality of a city's not-for-profit arts and culture sector.