economic development

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio, joined by John Schoettler, Vice President Global Real Estate and Facilities for Amazon.com, today announced that Amazon will establish a new corporate headquarters in Long Island City, Queens. The decisio
Experts offer their input on how to shift course after losing Amazon’s HQ2.
News & Politics
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Andrew Cuomo makes a statement on SALT Taxes
Amazon’s HQ2 controversy has drawn attention to state policies – and proposed changes.
News & Politics
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Andrew Cuomo Jeff Bezos
New York is offering Amazon up to $1.2 billion in Excelsior tax credits – here’s what that means.
Policy
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Jessica Lappin
New York City's business improvement district association comes out against the Small Business Jobs Survival Act.
News & Politics
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Shop class Germany
Students need free training for the jobs of the future.
Opinion
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New York City traffic
NYC’s freight plan aims to reduce congestion, while the state is subsidizing Amazon.
Policy
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A client exits a Brooklyn-based food bank.
A report finds the first such gain in four years, but many still feel stuck.
Policy
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Cranes and containers in Port of New York and New Jersey
The city needs equitable road pricing and a freight rail tunnel under the harbor.
Policy
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Alain Kaloyeros, right, leaves federal court in New York.
Health Department recommends legalizing marijuana the day after Kaloyeros is convicted.
Policy
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Former Vice President Joe Biden and Gov. Andrew Cuomo tour SUNY Poly during the announcement that the federal government would join the state in funding the American Institute for Manufacturing Integrated Photonics in Rochester in 2015.
The programs have failed. It’s time to try something new.
Opinion
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