Getting to growth: Land, Labor & Capital

Land, labor and capital

Three seeds for growth

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Land, labor and capital keys to Clark County's economy

It’s a three-step recipe for reviving an economy: take land, add labor and stir in capital. Companies still need smart leaders and strong products, of course, but when a community can offer places to operate, a work force trained to do the job, and money to pay the way, solid businesses are positioned to grow.

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Land: Key ingredient for Clark County growth

Clark County’s hunger for housing has had real consequences for employers.

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Labor: Training key to healthy workforce

The types of jobs held by Clark County workers were transformed in the first decade of the 2000s — to sometimes devastating effect.

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Capital: Paying for growth

If businesses can’t borrow the cash they need to grow and to hire workers, it won’t matter how much training or education people receive.

The last sawmill

Columbia Vista is a model for the county.

Land, labor and capital

Three seeds for growth

Imagining the future

How long to recovery?

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A new series explores the path to recovery.