In a graphically professional report released last week, the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation outlined its clusters. It provides a good model for summarizing cluster-based information in a thumbnail sketch.
The GAO has released an update of the fiscal outlook for the federal government. Also, the OECD has issued a forecast of economic growth for OECD countries. Taken together, they provide a good overview of where we are heading.
New York City's economic development arm has released report on edutech: technology firms that develop more efficient, customized education. NYC sees an emerging opportunity as education moves to more flexible, responsive and customized solutions.
The National League of Cities has published a useful publication in educating local elected officials in emerging approaches to economic development. Many cities are still stuck in old approaches to real estate development and recruitment.