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Turning Information into Insight

By: The Institute for Public Policy & Economic Development at Wilkes University

Published: July 2017

The Institute’s Housing Task Force recently completed work on Measuring the Economic Impact of Blight in Lackawanna & Luzerne Counties

The study estimates that blight causes Lackawanna County to lose $1.4 million annually in tax revenue while Luzerne County loses $1.8 million. The indirect economic loss is estimated to be from a low of $10 million to a high of $73 million.

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Measuring the Economic Impact of Blight in Lackawanna & Luzerne Counties

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