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This is Old Dominion University's Sixth 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
Hampton Roads economy overperformance, Housing price bubble, Persona of modern economic growth, Regional Circuit Court, Local museums, High technology, Boat taxes
Business | Economics | Real Estate
Koch, James V.; Agarwal, Vinod; Broderick, John R.; Card, Edward; Colburn, Chris; Curtis, Vicky; Daniel, Steve; Hughes, Susan; Karlsen, Kristine; and Feng, Lian, "The State of the Region: Hampton Roads 2005" (2005). Economics Faculty Books. 16.