East-South Central Articles


8th Annual CiCi Awards
Article | March 11, 2013
8th Annual CiCi Awards Introduction   

The 8th Annual CiCi Awards pay homage to 30 of the most notable deals in Corporate Investment & Community Impact announced in 2012. More>>



Headquarters Location Solutions for the Midsize Company
Article | March 7, 2013
Headquarters Location Solutions for the Midsize Company   

A chronicle of what midsize companies face when defining the optimum location for the company headquarters as the company expands. More>>



Corporate Real Estate — Making it People-Centric
Article | March 6, 2013
Corporate Real Estate — Making it People-Centric   

Why knowledge workers need a stronger influence on the design and operation of corporate workplaces worldwide and how to make it work. More>>



Solid Strategies for Financing Manufacturing Facility Expansions
Article | March 6, 2013
Solid Strategies for Financing Manufacturing Facility Expansions   

From self-financing to traditional lending sources to government financing, the author shows you ways to get your project built. More>>



Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs
Article | March 5, 2013
Helping “Made in America” Translate to Export Sales and American Jobs   

Learn how Ex-Im Bank helps more American companies to sell more products and services to more places around the globe. More>>



ChrisSteel
Article | March 4, 2013
Incentives 2.0 (Making Incentives Work Better)   

Why effective economic development incentive programs must have clear objectives, mutual benefit, transparency and accountability. More>>



By Water and by Land: Ports of North America
Article | October 31, 2012
By Water and by Land: Ports of North America   

Ports have reinvented the import/export process--a look into the ports of today and tomorrow. More>>



Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy
Article | October 31, 2012
Freight Rail: Private Infrastructure Investments Powering our Economy   

American Railroad Association discusses how freight rail brings U.S. manufactured goods to ports, while nurturing a cascade of American jobs. More>>



What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?
Article | October 31, 2012
What’s Impacting Today’s Metals Industry Location Choices?   

Several geographic concentrations have emerged historically and continue to impact metals industry location: see the 7 top-tier states. More>>



Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting
Article | October 31, 2012
Plastics Industry Geography Could be Shifting   

Find out what the future holds for the plastics industry, and why the United States will be at the heart of plastics innovation. More>>