The Challenge of Economic Growth

Thomas D. Corrigan, Sacred Heart University

Corrigan, Thomas D. "The Challenge of Economic Growth." Public Policy in Connecticut: Challenges and Perspectives. Ed. Gary L. Rose. Fairfield: Sacred Heart University Press, 2005.


In chapter one of Public Policy in Connecticut, Thomas D. Corrigan examines the condition of Connecticut's economy. He provides a penetrating overview of the various sectors of the state's economy, followed by a description of specific economic problem areas. Corrigan advocates creative economic planning on the part of state decision makers for the purpose of stimulating economic growth.