Examining Federal Economic Development Support for Coal Communities: Athens, Ohio Region

This case study, part of RFF and EDF's Fairness for Workers in Transition series, analyzes whether, and to what extent, federal economic development assistance has supported the region in and around Athens County, Ohio.

Report (21-02) by Daniel Raimi, Rebecca Glaser, and Gilbert Michaud — 3 minute read — Feb. 1, 2021



Daniel Raimi


Rebecca Glaser

Former RFF Intern

Gilbert Michaud

Assistant Professor of Practice at the George V. Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs at Ohio University