Massachusetts


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Article | June 30, 2009
R&D Support of Industry and Economic Development   

In December of 1899, then President William McKinley noted in his State of the Union address that: "Our future progress and prosperity depend upon... More>>


Development News | May 27, 2009
Launch of Green Communities Program   

*Governor Patrick Joins Legislative Leaders to Celebrate Launch of Green Communities Program* Initiative will help municipalities pursue clean energy... More>>


Development News | May 24, 2009
BioReady Community Campaign   

Biotech zoned science parks, streamlined permitting, robust infrastructure, pre-permitted biotech sites! Every day biotechnology companies in... More>>


Article | April 30, 2009
Online Exclusive: The Homeland Security Industry: Potential for Regional Clusters   

Although spending on homeland security has risen substantially since 2001, it is unclear how much of this spending is relevant to economic... More>>



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Article | February 28, 2009
Transferable Tax Credits   

The Credit Crunch of 2008 has hit the world of economic development hard. Companies that were considering expansion of existing facilities or new... More>>


Development News | February 18, 2009
UniTech Services Group   

UniTech Services Group (UniTech) has announced an expansion of their operations in Barnwell, South Carolina, creating 50 additional jobs.  The... More>>


Article | December 31, 2008
The Massachusetts Advantage   

Massachusetts was the birthplace not only of the American Revolution, but also the cradle of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. The... More>>



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Article | December 31, 2008
Nanotechnology Commercialization   

Nanotechnology doesn’t make the industries you promote. Nanotechnology makes the industries you promote more competitive.   This idea may seem... More>>



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Article | October 31, 2008
The Vital Many   

The polymer industry, commonly thought to be the same as the plastics industry, significantly deviates from the Pareto principle. This principle... More>>


Article | June 30, 2008
The U.S. High-Tech Industry is Still Adding Jobs, but the Pace Has Slowed   

AeA, the nation’s largest trade association representing all segments of the high-tech industry, released its annual Cyberstates report in April,... More>>