Impacts of Regional Approaches to Rural Development: Initial Evidence on the Delta Regional Authority
Compares nonmetro counties covered by the Delta Regional Authority (DRA), which began funding rural development projects in 2002, with similar counties. Discusses the impact of DRA health programs. Examines funding for medical facilities and its J-1 visa waiver program.
John Pender, Richard Reeder
USDA Economic Research Service
Community and economic development · Delta Region · Funding · Healthcare facilities · J-1 Visa Waiver