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Toward economic development for native American communities

United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on Economy in Government.

Toward economic development for native American communities

a compendium of papers

by United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on Economy in Government.

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Published by United States Government Printing Office in Washington D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement(Edited by F. Kellogg).
ContributionsKellogg, F.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 vols. in 1
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Open LibraryOL14323887M

The Eleventh Annual Native American Economic Development Conference will be held June 5th-6th, at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV.. Through a variety of tracks, panels and interactive round-table discussions, attendees will . Division of Economic Development According to the U.S. Census, American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) had an unemployment rate of %, well above the national average of %. In addition, % of AI/AN were living in poverty, compared to the national average of %.

The need for economic development and growth is critically acute in most Native American communities across the United States. Economic conditions are appalling, with some reservations facing exceptionally high rates (some as high as percent) of unemployment, well above the national average. The physical characteristics of a rural landscape create challenges for rural community developers. Communities are isolated and lack the population density and infrastructure that can support economic development. Distances between communities are great, and everyone relies on cars for transportation.

«View All Upcoming Grants. Administration for Native Americans: Social and Economic Development Strategies Deadline: Ap The Administration for Native Americans (ANA), within the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), announces the availability of Fiscal Year (FY) funds for community-based projects under the ANA Social and Economic Development Strategies (SEDS) . While Native American gaming has the potential to help tribes on a monumental scale, urging greater regulation and consideration for potential cultural and social problems is necessary to make gaming a truly viable long-term solution. Native American communities view casinos as promising with regard to eventual profits and other economic gains.


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