Will Amazon Fool Us Twice? Why State and Local Governments Should Stop Subsidizing the Online Giant's Growing Distribution Network
by Thomas Cafcas and Greg LeRoy
States and localities have given retail juggernaut Amazon almost a quarter-billion dollars in economic development subsidies in the past two years for warehouses the company must build to fulfill the rapid-delivery service tied to its Amazon Prime business model.
Good Jobs First's Statement on Maryland's $8.5 billion bid for Amazon HQ2 (issued April 4, 2018)
Will Amazon's HQ2 Auction be a Community Benefits Game-Changer, or a Monument to High-Tech Arrogance? (Site Selection Magazine)