In the 1930s the Washington, DC African American
community was concentrated in the heart of the city. During the second half of the 20th century DC’s African
American population migrated rapidly eastward, including
beyond the city’s boundaries into Maryland. Now, eight
decades later, the...
Amazon’s search for its second headquarters home has led
cities across the country to lay out what many contend are
extravagant incentive packages. How big are these incentive
packages? And how much of economic development
inducements are run though the particularly opaque tax
code? In this...