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devoted exclusively to the many disciplines involved in global corporate site selection.
November 28 - 30, 2014 , Tanzania Trade Show 14
December 2 - 5, 2014 , AURP International Conference
December 2 - 5, 2014 , Gartner Data Center Conference
December 2 - 3, 2014 , MIPIM Asia
December 7 - 9, 2014 , 2014 MAEDC Competitive Conference
Friday, November 21, 2014
Medical Device Manufacturing:
A Taxing Concern:
Calls for repeal of the excise tax on medical devices haven't died down.
FDI in America:
Everybody's Doing It:
But some states appear to do FDI better than others.
The Companies You Keep:
The evolution of economic gardening, and what it means for big business.
Evaluation of tax incentives is good for business and good for taxpayers.
This Little Light of Mine:
An industry leader says 'Smart Rural Communities' are the first step to economic growth in small-town America.
Chemicals and Plastics:
The Dynamic Duo:
Chemicals and Plastics: Creating plastics from chicken feathers, and other manufacturing marvels.
Put That Brownfield To Work:
Based on a partnership with Chevron, a California-based firm helps companies and communities turn mountains of garbage into fields of wattage.
Oil & Gas:
Waste Not, Want Not:
Among other factors, new regulations are helping a $4-billion project come to fruition in North Dakota.
Nine Nodes and Growing:
Economic developers are gearing up to compete in the $1.1-trillion clean economy marketplace.
Four-Peat for the Commonwealth:
The nation's leader in energy efficiency, Massachusetts says it's good for business, as the state's clean-energy economy continues to grow.
News about Transwestern, Africa, GE, and much more!
News about Belgium's UCB and JLL, Cerner's huge move forward, and much more!
'You Can't Get Married to Stuff':
A visit with Youssef Bennani of Vertex Pharmaceuticals in Québec
Splitting the Difference:
Baxter's new center in Cambridge will draw talent from Austria and California.
Follow the Demand:
Whether the territory is emerging or at the top of the heap, GE's recent investments have it covered.
GE Aviation Invests in Indiana, Alabama Facilities:
Proximity to Purdue University R&D, engineers sweetens Lafayette location.
News about SpaceX, Boeing, Dassault Falcon Jet, and much more!
Smart Solutions In Composites … and Workforce, Too!
Where Top Talent Goes To Work: Malaysia's increasingly value-added electronics industry is a key driver of national economic prosperity.
From the Top: A conversation with senior leaders from Ameren.
Firing on All Cylinders: Hoosier Energy turned 65 this year, but its role in economic development is anything but retiring.
San Bernardino County:
Scaling New Heights: For San Bernardino County, the conditions for industrial growth have never been stronger.
Defiance County, Ohio:
Ready to Move: Defiance County boasts a mighty confluence of quality labor and logistics. Always has.
On Closer Inspection: Invited to see Northwest Ohio for themselves, some recent visitors experienced a paradigm shift.
Sugar Land, Texas:
Home Sweet Home: Sugar Land’s goal: Become ‘destination city’ for employers of choice and their talented workers.
From Virtual To Reality: Saxony-Anhalt’s digital engineers build the future.
Mind Matters: How creative marketers converged in Columbus to build a talented nucleus of product movers.
China Adjusts Course:
Foreign direct investment headwinds prompt welcome reform measures.
Like their resurrected winemaking tradition, Slovenians win over investors with a blend that is both complex and delightful.
After the Fall:
Twenty-five years later, Germans remember when the Berlin Wall fell, reflect on how far a unified Germany has come, and ponder how far it has yet to go.
News about Novelis, Infinitus, Bostik, and much more!
Many Rivers to Cross:
A new plan aims to address a stubborn problem in Jamaica.
North American Reports:
Philips Lighting, Pinkerton, DupontPioneer, and much more!
Manufacturing sector doubles capital investment, generating tens of thousands of new job openings requiring skilled workers.
The Elephant Re-Awakens!:
Prime Minister Modi’s new government has its work cut out for it to stem the flow of outward capital investment. But early indications point to the re-emergence of a key global economy.
Congratulations – We Came in 12th!
Jobs Lure Hipsters. Hype Doesn't.
Ohio River Corridor:
Brains and Brawn:
The Big Three river cities continue to apply their considerable economic muscle.
Made in Montana:
Entrepreneurs are building innovative companies in Big Sky Country.
Business Climate Bragging Rights:
Investment in agriculture, aerospace and food processing projects helps diversify these states' economies.
Think Globally, Hire Locally:
Foreign direct investors are behind much of the Commonwealth's surge in new jobs in 2014.
Betting on a High-Tech Future:
Casinos, floor shows and all-you-can-eat buffets make way for digital enterprises.
Working From Our Strengths:
Boston's already a global business gateway. Other cities are carving their own paths to prosperity.
How To Land Projects in California:
Municipalities find ways around Golden State barriers to attracting capital investment.
Just Add Water:
Lots of areas are assembling water-related industry clusters. Milwaukee's has been there all along, and it's only getting stronger.
A Capital Surge:
Minnesota, Ohio and Michigan lead a record haul in venture funding of Midwest life-science startups.