I am going to start highlighting mostly new data sources that are useful for evaluating the impact of various economic and community development strategies at the state, county, and local levels:
The first source by Armanios, Lanhan, and Yu (2019) focuses on state-led tech-based economic development policies:
This source is focused on providing a Panel on incentives and taxes across 33 states and 45 industries over a 26 year period
This source is focused on providing GDP stats at the county-level.
I am an assistant professor of political science at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC). I completed my Ph.D. in Public Policy and Public Administration at George Washington University.