From the Document: "Congress has authorized over 130 economic development programs, which are administered by over 20 departments and agencies. Federal resources for economic development are often delivered to state and local stakeholders through technical assistance and financial assistance programs. This In Focus provides an overview of major federal financial assistance programs; primarily administered through grants, credit assistance, and tax policies."
CRS In Focus, IF11794
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/