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New York State is a world center for the arts and entertainment industry and its vast and uniquely diversified workforce is its main competitive advantage. Commissioned by the New York Empire State Development Corporation, this report examines the strengths and the challenges facing this industry and its workforce in the state, providing an assessment of the education and training infrastructure that supports this vital industry, and identifying issues that offer a potential role for public and private policy.


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Gray, L., & Figueroa, M. (2009). Empire State's cultural capital at risk? Assessing challenges to the workforce and educational infrastructure of arts and entertainment in New York [Electronic version]. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, ILR School.

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Copyright by Cornell University.