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Metropolitan Briefing Book, 2003
Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies Publications
  • Craig Wollner, Portland State University
  • Debra Elliot, Portland State University
  • Heike Mayer, Portland State University
  • Joseph Cortright
  • John Provo, Portland State University
  • Ethan Seltzer, Portland State University
  • Barry Edmonston, Portland State University
  • Eve D. Pepos, Portland State University
  • Gary Perlstein, Portland State University
  • Steve Johnson
Document Type
Technical Report
Publication Date
  • Demographic surveys -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area,
  • Population forecasting -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area,
  • Portland Metropolitan Area (Or.)
The Metropolitan briefing book was developed to provide elected and appointed leaders in the six counties with information about issues and trends common to all corners of the region.

Articles in this issue include: Overview: Critical Issues 2002; Metropedia: Emerging Industry Clusters and the Region?s Recent Economic History; A Regional Economic Development Strategy for the Portland Area?; Population Dynamics in the Portland-Vancouver Metropolitan Area; Security During a Time of Terrorism; and The Ark of Sustainability: The Shape of Portland?s Sustainability Infrastructure at the Turn of the Century.

Citation Information
Wollner, C., Elliot, D., Mayer, H., Cortright, J., Provo, J., Seltzer, E., Edmonston, B., Pepos, E., Perlstein, G., and Johnson, S. (2003) 'Metropolitan Briefing Book, 2003' Presented by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University.