Public-Private Power Grab: The Risks in Privatizing State Economic Development Agencies

Philip Mattera, Leigh McIlvaine, Thomas Cafcas and Caitlin Lacy
Date Published
01/2011

Governors in several states are pushing for the privatization of their economic development agencies. Public-Private Power Grab reviews the track record of states that have already taken this step and finds a history of performance problems, scandals and diminished accountability. Full reportPress release.