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Data Sources Economic Conditions • • • • • U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis U.S. Census Bureau U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Texas Workforce Commission Regional Economic Applications Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Business Conditions • • • • Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) Analyst Online Moody’s Analytics Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) Business Analyst Online Financial Conditions • Experian • RealtyTrac References Economic Pulse (2009). “Research Shows a Link between Local Fast Food and Stroke Risk,” 2009 Issue 2. Lee, Jim (2007). “Quantitative Analysis of the Availability of Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses and Their Utilization by the Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority,” report commissioned by Corpus Christi Regional Transportation Authority. Lee, Jim (2014). “Industry Cluster Analysis for the Coastal Bend Workforce Development Area, 2014 Update,” report commissioned by Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend, March 2014. Rupasingha, Anil, and Stephen Goetz (2011). “Self-Employment and Local Economic Performance: Evidence from US Counties,” Papers in Regional Science, 29(1), pp. 141–161. Review of South Texas Business Conditions