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The ongoing economic downturn is putting every state to the test, intensifying the competition for a dwindling number of new projects and development initiatives. Our annual look at the top-ranked localities reveals those that are thriving as well as surviving.
Innovative communities, big and small, are connecting to the global marketplace.
Many of the leading biotech players are “doubling down” on their investments in hard times, betting that the growth industries of the future are poised to emerge from their laboratories.
In the midst of a deep recession, sustainable development, green building, smart growth and alternative energy move to the top of the priorities list.
A moneymaking matrix of innovation and investment, high technology encompasses a dizzying series of subsectors. Here, we aim to demystify this enigmatic industry while introducing some emerging markets and distinguishing the well-established hubs.
A $700-million infrastructure initiative, national leadership in IT services and wind-power manufacturing give the Hawkeye State plenty of reasons to be bullish about the future.
Gold Award: Infrastructure, Education and Quality of Life Convince Rolls-Royce To Deliver a Jet-Powered Boost for Growth in Virginia
Silver Award: Tennessee Snares the Big Prize: Volkswagon’s $1-billion Assembly Plant
Bronze Award: $2-billion Uranium Processing Plant Will Fuel Enrichment of Eastern Idaho’s Economy