Michigan economic developers eye ‘Blue Economy’
A new report commissioned by the governor’s office focuses on accelerating Michigan’s water based or ‘Blue economy.’ The paper’s author, John Austin, is the Director of the Michigan Economic Center at Prima Civitas Foundation. Austin says that a “Blue Economy” is similar to a “Green Economy”.
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