By John Quinterno

via use of functional examples and a plainspoken narrative kind that minimises using maths, this e-book demystifies facts options, resources, and techniques for public provider execs attracted to realizing monetary and social concerns on the local point. by means of mixing components of a basic curiosity booklet, a textbook, and a reference ebook, it equips civic leaders, public directors, city planners, nonprofit executives, philanthropists, newshounds, and graduate scholars in a variety of public affairs disciplines to wield social and fiscal info for the advantage of their groups.

While a number of books approximately quantitative study exist, few concentration in particular at the public area. Running the Numbers, against this, explores a wide range of themes of local value, together with monetary output, demographics, company constitution, labour markets, and source of revenue, between many others. hence, the booklet stresses functional purposes, minimises using maths, and employs prolonged, chapter-length examples that display how analytical instruments can remove darkness from the social and monetary workings of exact American regions.

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