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30 Issues: Tax Incentives and Competition for Jobs

Thursday, October 17, 2013

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It's Jobs Week in the Brian Lehrer Show's "30 Issues in 30 Days" election series. See the full schedule and archive of shows here.

Gordon MacInnes, president of New Jersey Policy Perspective, and Greg David, director of the Business and Economic Reporting Program at CUNY Journalism School and contributor to Crain's New York Business, discuss the impact of tax incentives and regional competition for jobs.

 

Guests:

Greg David and Gordon MacInnes
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Comments [5]

Joe from nearby

End corporate welfare giveaways.

Oct. 17 2013 11:45 AM

Oh, wait...Greg David again???

Gee, something new...

zzz.

Oct. 17 2013 11:43 AM
Sheldon from Brooklyn

That's a good question Ron. I never thought about that angle.

Oct. 17 2013 11:43 AM

Oh no -- the government is back!

They'd best keep their STINKIN' government hands off my Tax Incentives.

Oct. 17 2013 11:41 AM
Ron Fletcher

What is the constitutionality of giving different treatment under the tax laws to some corps...usually ones with political pull...over others....effectively getting small businesses with less employees but greater in numbers to support infrastructure for major corps.

Oct. 17 2013 11:40 AM

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