December 2010 Posts

Dec
9
2010

Subsidy News Whirlwind Hits NYC

New York City is ending 2010 with a subsidy transparency bang.

Dec
9
2010

REPORT: MANY MORE STATES ARE DISCLOSING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEALS ONLINE BUT REPORTING QUALITY VARIES WIDELY

Online disclosure of the names of companies receiving state and local tax breaks, cash grants and other subsidies for job creation is becoming the norm around the country, but there is wide variation in the quality of the reporting and about a dozen states are still keeping taxpayers in the dark, according to a report published today by Good Jobs First, a non-profit, non-partisan research center b

Dec
8
2010

Pfizer Pays Up

Yesterday, Bloomberg News reported phar