MnDOT Review of Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goals, Disadvantaged Business Enterprises, and Procedures

Principal Investigator(s):

Samuel Myers, Professor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs

Project summary:

For this project, the Roy Wilkins Center is reviewing the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program and the possible "overconcentration" of DBEs in certain types of work. This research will help to understand the impact of the DBE program on small business owners.

Project details:

  • Project number: 2013024
  • Start date: 07/2012
  • Project status: Completed
  • Research area: Planning and Economy
  • Topics: Economics