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Article | March 31, 2005
High-Tech Industry Slowly Turns the Corner   

A new study by the AeA, the nation's largest high-tech trade association, shows that the U.S. tech industry shed 25,000 jobs in 2004, dropping to 5.6... More>>


Article | March 31, 2005
The Convergence of Health Care, Biotech, and Technology - and the Location Decisions Behind Them   

The continued integration of bio- and information-technologies into the health care industry will result in a significant shift in how new bio-based... More>>


Article | December 31, 2004
Getting the Best of the Aerospace Industry Site Selection Process   

The site selection process for aerospace companies can prove to be a great challenge or offer great benefits, depending on how well prepared a... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger: California's Last Action Hero?   

Referring to himself as “California's Job Czar” in his recent State of the State Address, Schwarzenegger appears committed to business tax reform... More>>


Article | September 30, 2004
High Tech Industry Sheds More Than One-Half Million Jobs in 2002   

A new study released by AeA shows that in 2002 the U.S. high-tech industry lost 540,000 jobs, dropping from 6.5 million to 6.0 million. A preliminary... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
New State-by-State Study on the Bioscience Industry   

Employment and other economic activity in the biosciences has grown dramatically in the past three years, and states working to attract bioscience... More>>


Article | June 30, 2004
Putting Biosciences in Their Place   

The Life Sciences industry is unique in a number of critical respects. First, it is a highly diverse sector, with products and applications ranging... More>>


Development News | June 27, 2004
Nordyne Receives Loan from USDA for Expansion in Butler County   

U. S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson and U. S. Senators Kit Bond and Jim Talent have announced that the United States Department of Agriculture Rural... More>>


Article | March 31, 2004
Plastics Outlook   

Founded in 1937, The Society of the Plastics Industry, Inc., (SPI), is the trade association representing one of the largest manufacturing industries... More>>


Article | December 31, 2003
Winning the 7E7   

EVERETT, Wash. - When Deborah Knutson ordered the champagne last December, she didn’t know if it would be for the holiday celebration of a lifetime... More>>