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This is Old Dominion University's seventh annual State of the Region report. While it represents the work of many people connected in various ways to the university, the report does not constitute an official viewpoint of Old Dominion, or it's president, Roseann Runte.
The report maintains the goal of stimulating thought and discussion that ultimately will make Hampton Roads an even better place to live. We are proud of our region's many successes, but realize that it is possible to improve our performance. In order to do so, we must have accurate information about "where we are" and a sound understanding of the policy options open to us.
Regional Studies Institute, Old Dominion University
Economic slowdown, North Carolina and Hampton Roads, Traffic congestion, Open spaces and parks, Theaters and performing arts, Poverty and pregnancy in youth, Beach replenishment
Business | Economic Policy | Regional Economics
Koch, James V.; Agarwal, Vinod; Barrett, Adrianne; Basco, David; Broderick, John R.; Colburn, Chris; Curtis, Vicky; Daniel, Steve; Hughes, Susan; and Hutto, Marshall, "The State of the Region: Hampton Roads 2006" (2006). Economics Faculty Books. 15.