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State Job Creation Strategies Often Off Base

February 3, 2016 | By Michael Mazerov and Michael Leachman

To create jobs and build strong economies, states should focus on producing more home-grown entrepreneurs and on helping startups and young, fast-growing firms already located in the state to survive and to grow ― not on cutting taxes and trying to lure businesses from other states. That’s the conclusion from a new analysis of data about which businesses create jobs and where they create them. Read full article »