Dr. Catherine Ross, Director of CQGRD, delivers the keynote address at the OECD International Transport Forum in Leipzig, Germany, May 2012.


The Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development (CQGRD) helps society achieve a sustainable, equitable, superior quality of life through sound planning, policy, and design.


CQGRD produces, disseminates, and helps implement new ideas and technologies that improve the theory and practice of quality growth. Our unique focus, cutting-edge applications and innovative practice sets us apart in this field.