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The University’s Role in Economic Development

At Bowling Green State University, we feel it is our role to impact the overall economic development process for the benefit of our region, our state and our nation through expanding job opportunities and creating new tax bases.

Forms of Engagement

Building on our history as an engaged University, BGSU recognizes that effective economic development requires engagement with the broader community.
Ohio's Alternative Energy

Improve existing products

Define best practices

Integrate BGSU into the “world of work”

“Innovation is one of Ohio’s strongest competitive advantages. Patent development is rising in Ohio (up 10 percent in the last decade) and recent studies indicate a direct link between the number of patents issued per year and the overall income security of any given state.”

— Mark Schweitzer
     Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland


New Challenges - New Solutions

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