Whitehorse, YT – Catalysts: A review of organizations and cities that provide cultural infrastructure & Culture’s role in supporting economic and cultural tourism development – 651KB

This paper was commissioned to identify cultural organizations, cities and regions where cultural policies and infrastructure have acted as a catalyst to: develop underutilized physical assets, transform declining neighbourhoods and diversify traditional economies. Through our analysis of cultural development case studies worldwide, it becomes clear that this sector makes an important economic contribution to communities, as well as social and qualitative.