After Mother Nature's big wakeup call, the realization is growing that today's disaster recovery must prepare us to meet future cataclysms.
Commercial Property Execs’ Mood Brightens, Yet Outlook Clouded by Economic, Fiscal Uncertainties, Interest Rate...
Q1 survey from the Real Estate Roundtable shows continued bifurcation between "gateway" and "non-gateway" markets.
New Jersey is bolstering its casino industry by embracing Internet and on-demand gaming, betting that expanding the pool of gamblers will lift Atlantic City's fortunes.
The full effect of fiscal policy is still to be determined according to Fannie Mae's Economic & Strategic Research Group.
Alabama’s largest bank steps forward to make a $1-billion investment in the state’s job-creating future, setting an example for the nation.
While many variations in country results are explained by the trends identified in this report from KPMG, some caution must be applied in the interpretation of historical trends due to ongoing refinements to the costing methodology used and range of business operations examined in successive editions of Competitive Alternatives.
Comprehensive immigration reform will do more than give legal status to undocumented workers—it may plug a hole in the skilled workforce needed for America's high-tech industries.
Boeing's 787 battery woes could have a wide-ranging impact on U.S. aerospace manufacturing. Boeing's new flagship has been grounded indefinitely worldwide as air safety officials and engineers anxiously try to determine what is causing the 787's lithium battery to catch fire.
In the drive to remain competitive and to free themselves from the encumbrances of labor unions, US manufacturers have been shifting resources to right to work states, where they believe the machine can run better.
Internet giant Google is doubling down on its renewable energy investments.
Buried in the fine print of the Fiscal Cliff deal are extended tax credits for alternative energy projects.
Mayans, Shmayans. It's time for BF's annual prognostications. Dec 18, 2012 @ 10:41 AM
From its gleaming new skyscraper HQ, The New York Times looks down on the folks in economic development.
The FAA throws a red flag at the government's plan to fly drones over U.S. airspace.
BF often covers national disasters, but now we must report from the midst of one. Nov 7, 2012 @ 4:08 PM
Act now and you can own a piece of the Cuban Missile Crisis! Oct 22, 2012
The battle for billions of dollars in shipping from an expanded Panama Canal heats up on both sides of the U.S. Oct 11, 2012
Mammoth data centers are consuming 30 billion watts of electricity--and wasting most of it. Sep 28, 2012
Congressional inaction may doom a federal tax credit that spurred the expansion of U.S. wind power manufacturing. Sep 21, 2012
An abandoned parcel in Brooklyn, site of a jail for Confederate soldiers, will become a new media center. Sep 14, 2012