Artisans -- Oregon -- Portland, Portland (Or.) -- Commerce, Portland (Or.) -- Economic conditions, Artisans, Economic history, Oregon -- Portland
Examines the rise of the "creative class" in Portland, and attempts to answer the question of what makes Portland alluring to young creative people. Also looks into the economic and social impact of the creative class, and what the future may hold in store, and examines Portland's future as a creative services center.
McGregor, Michael, "Creative Accounting: Are we a 21st Century Greenwich Village?" (2003 Metroscape, Institute for Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University)
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations Commons, Urban Studies and Planning Commons
Originally appeared in the Winter 2003 edition of Metroscape, published by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University.