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Fewer film jobs in Georgia for 2014: trend or adjustment?

New data from the County Business Patterns shows a big loss in film jobs for Georgia since 2013. However, there has still been healthy growth overall since the state introduced up to 30% in transferable tax credits for film productions, with a 74% growth rate since 2010, and 29% overall since 2012. 178 more words

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The economic effects of so-called "religious freedom" laws

On Wednesday, March 23, the North Carolina General Assembly surprised many of us with a truly radical bill, HB2, which bars anti-discrimination bills passed by local governments… 499 more words

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The Arts Driving Economic Development in Paducah, Kentucky:

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     The arts can be powerful drivers of economic development; they are too seldom included as an acknowledged and serious part of a community’s planning for the future. 188 more words