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Added Nov 13 2017

The success of a world-class corporation like Amazon rarely rests on tax breaks or free land. It rests on access to human capital: a highly educated, skilled workforce that can provide the innovation a company needs to thrive, in fields such as online retailing, cloud computing and robotics. Read more at the Boston Business Journal.

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Date published
November 6, 2017
    Viewpoint: Why Amazon should 'one-click' Massachusetts for its HQ2 second headquarters - Boston Business Journal
    Cities and towns from across the nation have filed bids to win an enormous prize: Amazon's plan for a second North American headquarters and its 50,000 projected employees. There were 26 proposals from Massachusetts alone, including the city of Boston's Suffolk Downs proposal and Worcester's generous package of $500 million in tax breaks.

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