Friday, June 10 2022

Midwestern cities that saw their blue-collar industrial reputation fade in the 20th century may be poised for a resurgence.

A study by researchers at the nonprofit Brookings Institution of Public Policy — a team that included Ball State University economist Michael Hicks — explored the strategies of Midwestern metros and college towns that have “found a new economic dynamism and relative prosperity”.

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