Economic Development Case Studies
The following case studies show the economic value of resiliency efforts. Make sure to also visit the "East Central Florida Resiliency Action Plan" page under "Projects" for more strategies regarding economic resilience.
The Cost of Doing Nothing
Economic Impacts of Sea Level Rise in the Tampa Bay Area
Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council (2017)
Tampa Bay Disaster Resiliency Study
Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council & EDA (2011)
Indian River Lagoon Economic Valuation
Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council
Business Resiliency Resources
The following resources can be used by businesses of all sizes in order to properly prepare for acute shocks and chronic stressors stemming from natural disasters.
U.S. Small Business Administration
Emergency Preparedness Website