Economic Development Standard
The Economic Development Standard spans all forms of economic development programming - business growth, job creation, entrepreneurship, financial well-being, job readiness, employment and community infrastructure. It is organized by outcomes or desired social changes.
Universal program goals (what the program is trying to achieve)
Universal program design elements or mechanisms (what the program does)
Universal demographic types or program beneficiaries (who the program serves)
Universal environmental conditions or variables (where the program operates)
Universal measurement of dosage and fidelity to the intervention model (how the program operates)