UNC Global Research Institute http://wunc.org en Building a Globally Competitive South http://wunc.org/post/building-globally-competitive-south <p> Twenty-five years ago – pivotal reports were released focusing on major issues confronting the South.&nbsp; They found that despite improvements in the high school and college graduation rates and technological advances, the South still lingered behind other regions.&nbsp; A report released yesterday by U-N-C’s Global Research Institute sets out to follow-up on the Southern agenda and makes recommendations to improve national AND global competitiveness.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Nov 2011 12:40:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 7201 at http://wunc.org