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- Reeder, Richard J.; Calhoun, Samuel D.; Bagi, Faqir S.
- Review of regional studies 2001 v.31 no.1 pp. 1
- federal government; funding; industry; urban areas; rural areas; income; Southeastern United States
- ... The South receives more federal funding per capita than other regions, but much of the South's funding advantage comes from the defense and space industries and other functions serving national rather than regional or local objectives. In contrast, most programs designed to achieve regional and local development objectives do not particularly benefit the South, and the nonmetro South gets relative ...