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May 2017

 COVER STORY
Cover Story
2017 Global Best to Invest
The good news is that there’s still plenty of good news.
 FEATURES
2017 Global Best to Invest
Prosperity Cup
North Carolina winning the Prosperity Cup again this year will come as a shock to some.
2017 Global Best to Invest
Top Investment Promotion Agencies
On the following pages we join corporate end users and site selection consultants around the world in celebrating those doing it best.
2017 Global Best to Invest
The 2017 Mac Conway Awards
What does it take to excel in economic development?
2017 Global Best to Invest
Top Deals 2017
Presented here in alphabetical order by company name, the top deals offer a collective snapshot of where the money’s going
Life Sciences
The Ultimate Life Sciences Research Project? Discovering Talent
Global pharmaceutical firms need the right locations and the most effective networks more than ever before.
Retail
To Optimize Portfolio, Answer a Few Key Questions
After two consecutive years of weak projections consumer confidence has reached its highest point since December 2000.
Bio-Agriculture
Ontario Vintner - ‘Biodynamic’ Is Better
Better Vines. Better Wines. Better World.
 INVESTMENT PROFILES
Bahrain
How to Finish First
Bahrain’s Keys to Winning: Low Taxes, Location, Innovation
The State of Thuringia Germany
Car Talk
Thuringia is a European automotive power center in more ways than one.
Windsor-Essex, Ontario, Canada
Where to Find Canada's Diverse Agri-Business Hub
More than 2,000 acres of greenhouse operations make Windsor-Essex the largest vegetable greenhouse cluster in North America.
Consumers Energy
Turning the Switch On
Consumers Energy delivers creative solutions to complex industrial challenges.
Costa Rica
A spot where productivity & sustainability meet to reach true ROI
More than 280 high-tech companies have established successful operations in Costa Rica and are still growing.
 SPECIAL AD SECTIONS
Shovel-Ready Sites
How Do You Certify Success? | Risk is a tricky thing
Project developers want to avoid it at all costs, it seems.
NEW!Mexico Advantage
'Unique Position'
With dark signals from the north looming, the expanding ports of Mexico improve the nation’s trade prospects in all directions.
 DEPARTMENTS
Departments
Editor's View
Will ‘Psychographics’ Be Your New Location Metric?
Departments
North American Reports
Breathtaking Apple Campus Opens in Cupertino; Real Estate Marketers Are High on Drones and more...
North American Automotive
Billions of Dollars Breathe New Life into Old Spaces
A spirit of repurposing and renovation is fortifying carmakers’ sense of purpose and innovation, bringing billions of dollars into play across North America.
Departments
World Reports
The World’s Happiest Citizens Are … Norwegians; Digital Is a ‘Great British Success Story’ and more
 AREA SPOTLIGHTS
Gulf Coast Ports
Riding the Wave
The shale revolution is lifting the fortunes of Gulf Coast ports.
Colorado
From Bud to Full Bloom
Colorado’s $2.3-billion legal marijuana industry is creating new business opportunities in ancillary services.
Kentucky
Amazon Delivers $1.5-Billion Package to Kentucky
Business climate improvements, incentives and an accommodating airport add up to a prized delivery for the Bluegrass State.
Utah
Clearing the Air
The business case for combating emissions in Utah
Virgin Islands
Virgin Sacrifice
“It’s all about the lifestyle,” he gushed. “Your office can be on your porch or on a beach.”
Iowa
A Complete Business Cycle
Iowa investments from one corner to the other cover every link of the food chain.
Ohio
‘Ohio Is at the Center of It’
Governor John Kasich reminds state lawmakers why economic growth trajectories are still on the ascent.
NEW!New England
Punching Above Their Weight
New England states excel in two measures of competitiveness.
NEW!Georgia
Enrollment Figures ... Prominently
Higher education institutions have grown nearly as integral to Georgia’s economic development as its utilities, ports and airports have been for decades.

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