Region White Papers

White Paper | April 16, 2012
The Pew Center on States: Evidence Counts: Evaluating State Tax Incentives for Jobs and Growth   

Every state offers tax incentives to attract, retain, and expand businesses and jobs. But no state ensures that policy makers rely on good evidence... More>>

White Paper | March 8, 2012
When It Comes to Business Taxes, Location Matters   

Taxes are a big cost for many businesses, and vary widely based both on state and market sector. Now, for the first time, the Tax Foundation has... More>>

White Paper | February 16, 2012
Tax Foundation Releases New Data on State and Local Sales Taxes   

Tennessee, Arizona, Louisiana, Washington, and Oklahoma have the highest combined state and average local sales tax rates, according to a new report... More>>

White Paper | February 14, 2012
U.S. Economic Developers Express Renewed Optimism for the Future; Prospect Activity Grows but Moderates   

According to a bi-annual survey of 190 economic developers across the U.S. conducted in January 2012 by Avalanche Consulting, Inc., perceptions about... More>>

White Paper | February 9, 2012
A New World of Cities - Redefining the Real Estate Investment Map   

In its recently published paper, "A New World of Cities: Redefining the Real Estate Investment Map" Jones Lang LaSalle's Global Research team... More>>

White Paper | November 30, 2011
Life Sciences Cluster Report, 2011 - Jones Lang LaSalle   

Jones Lang LaSalle examines global Life Sciences clusters, and explores the advantages and strategic strengths of both emerging and established... More>>

White Paper | August 18, 2011
Made in America - A Case for U.S. Manufacturing   

Jones Lang LaSalle provides an insightful white paper examining global manufacturing and supply chain challenges, and provides the business rationale... More>>

White Paper | July 19, 2011
The Emergence of the Inland Port - Jones Lang LaSalle   

As global trade volumes rise, inland ports are becoming a critical component in the global supply chain, says a recent report by Jones Lang LaSalle.... More>>

White Paper | June 10, 2011
BLS 2011 State Incentives Resource Guide - Biggins Lacy Shapiro & Company   

The BLS 2011 State Incentives Resource Guide is intended to provide a detailed summary of the primary and most valuable state and local economic... More>>

White Paper | June 1, 2011
Panama Canal Expansion: Jones Lang LaSalle Identifies Three Key Trends Affecting U.S. Industrial Real Estate and Development   

New white paper from Jones Lang LaSalle explores impact of Panama Canal expansion on industrial real estate sector and supply chain... More>>