Research

Lever's research guides our strategy and decision-making.

We've partnered with the leading local healthcare provider Berkshire Health Systems, Williams College applied mathematics professor Steven Miller and Williams College students to understand Berkshire County Healthcare data.

The Anchor Procurement Project identifies opportunities for regional anchor institutions to direct their procurement expenditures to local providers.

Destination Metrics measures how people move within a geographic area. We capture device-specific, owner-anonymous MAC addresses to understand how locals and tourists move among various destinations.

We collaborate with municipal governments on economic development projects. 

Learn more: North Adams Vision 2030 Plan, North Adams Partnership's Master Plan, Williamstown Economic Development Committee's Recommendations