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Economic Incentives - Can they work?

By John Phair, President & CEO of Holladay Properties

Economic development tools seldom have the desired impact they start off with. Most communities offer tax abatements, inexpensive land or help with permits. 736 more words

John Phair

Wall Street should Drive Economic Development

Why Wall Street should drive Economic Development

Yesterday,I had a fascinating discussion with a new friend of mine I met through social media. He is the Chairman/CEO of an investment Banking firm on Wall Street. 872 more words

Economic Development

Looking beyond performance based ratemaking in New York's Utility 2.0

Rory Christian of EDF has written about using performance-based ratemaking “+” (PBR+) in New York’s Reforming the Energy Vision proceeding. EDF, in taking an important step for an environmental advocate, recognizes the importance of providing the right economic incentives for market participants to achieve environmental goals. 266 more words

Energy Innovation

Why Are the Super Rich Moving Out of New York?

30% of U.S. Job Creation in the past 5 years have been in Texas


Travis H. Brown, author of “How Money Walks,” discusses why the super rich are moving out of New York with Trish Regan and Matt Miller on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)