Megadeals: The Largest Economic Development Subsidy Packages Ever Awarded By State and Local Governments in the United States

Philip Mattera and Kasia Tarczynska with Greg LeRoy
Date Published
06/2013

In a painstaking review using hundreds of sources, Good Jobs First identifies 240 “megadeals,” or subsidy awards with a total state and local cost of $75 million or more each. The cumulative cost of these deals is more than $64 billion. The megadeals list is a new enhancement of Good Jobs First’s Subsidy Tracker database, the first online compilation of company-specific data on economic development deals from around the country.

Full report

Press release

full list of megadeals (with details) in spreadsheet form

Note: This list  contains new deals that have come to light since the report was published.