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C2ER Publishes 2015 Annual Average Cost of Living Index
February 4, 2016

The Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) has published the 2015 Annual Average Cost of Living Index (COLI).

CREC Testifies Before Maryland House Appropriations Subcommittee in Annapolis, Maryland
February 4, 2016

Ken Poole testified at a hearing before the Maryland House Appropriations Subcommittee on Education and Economic Development on a study recently completed on Maryland’s economic development finance programs.

CREC Attends AACC Workforce Development Institute Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana
January 20, 2016

Haden Springer attended the American Association of Community College (AACC) Workforce Development Institute’s Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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