‘Job Piracy’: Why States Paying For Corporations To Move Is Bad For The Economy | ThinkProgress

The theory is that, by providing tax breaks and other financial supports, a lawmaker will create more jobs in the local economy. But is that what actually happens? According to a new report from Good Jobs First, the answer is a resounding no. All these incentives do is waste taxpayer money that would be better spent on real economic development:

via ‘Job Piracy’: Why States Paying For Corporations To Move Is Bad For The Economy | ThinkProgress.

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