Defines what economic development means and how it applies in Indian Country; looks at the changing patterns of Indian Country economic development; debunks some of the myths and misconceptions about economic development in Native nations; suggests policy options for both Indigenous nations and the federal government; and calls for better ways to measure socioeconomic change in Indigenous communities.
Cornell, Stephen, Miriam Jorgensen. "The Nature and Components of Economic Development in Indian Country." National Congress of American Indians Policy Research Center. National Native American Economic Summit. Phoenix, Arizona. May 15, 2007. Report.