September 2012 Posts

Sep
14
2012

Striking Chicago Teachers Highlight TIF

This past week, the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) strike has been making national headlines.

Sep
11
2012

Study: “Job Sprawl” Still Subsidized Despite Four States’ Modest Reforms

Four states’ efforts to curb “job sprawl” by altering economic development subsidies have had little effect on transit ridership, land use patterns or site location decisions, according to a report released today by Good Jobs First.

Sep
5
2012

Subsidy Tracker Adds Data from Alabama to Hawaii

Subsidy Tracker, the Good Jobs First database of economic development subsidy awards to companies, is continuing to expand its inventory of local program