Open Access Senior Thesis
Bachelor of Arts
Environment, Economics, and Politics (EEP)
J. Emil Morhardt
This paper discusses the effects of wind development in rural areas. Areas of focus include: direct job creation, indirect job creation, tax revenue and government policies. The effects of state and federal renewable energy policies are discussed and well as the impacts to rural economies.
Van Oss, Eric J., "Sustaining Rural Economies with Wind Development" (2010). CMC Senior Theses. 56.