CNBC unveils its eighth annual America's Top States for Business ranking that looks at key factors to assess the regional economic landscape. » Read More
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CNBC's Top States for Business gave the Ocean State the lowest marks for high taxes, poor infrastructure and high utility costs.
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Scott Cohn explains why Georgia took the top spot in this year's Top States for Business.
Georgia was revealed as CNBC's "Top State for Business" in the U.S..Gov. Nathan Deal, (R-Ga.), shares reasons why businesses continue to grow in the Peach State.
States are collaborating to create hubs of excellence in a myriad of industries—from food to water tech—to develop homegrown business.
No governor is as closely linked with America's Top States for Business as Rick Perry. Texas has dominated, even if it's not No. 1 in 2014.
Georgia took the top spot for this year's Top States for Business. But who was close? We counted down the top five for 2014.
CNBC ranks Rhode Island as the worst state for business. CVS Caremark's CEO begs to differ. It's called Rhode Island home for five decades.
States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.
In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?
States have rebounded strongly from the recession, but some long-time laggards still can't create a business-friendly environment.
State finances are rebounding, but in a way that matches the muted national economic recovery: the austerity mind-set still has a hold.
These states have made the biggest gains since the Great Recession by reforming regulations and offering incentives to attract investment.
The competitiveness of your local economy and quality of its real estate market impact your wealth and your investment portfolio.
The "new economy" has transformed how states conduct business, both with each other and the broader global marketplace.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.
Maine is the 11th state to guarantee full-time workers paid sick leave, but the first to allow the time to be used for whatever they wish. States like Maine are turning the tide, helping workers avoid the choice between health and a paycheck.
CNBC's 2019 America's Top States for Business study reveals the places that foster an entrepreneurial ecosystem have a good regulatory environment, low taxes and access to capital, making them the ideal spot to launch a small business.
California is a $5 billion cannabis market, but it is allowing black market sales to fool consumers and excessively taxing entrepreneurs. If the state does not address these issues, cannabis companies will take business to other states.
Healthy, educated and productive, Connecticut is an ideal location for businesses and their employees.
Global-trade crossroads Georgia is climbing in business rankings, thanks to education, tax incentives, investment and research.
With low costs of living and doing business, Iowa is the location of choice for domestic and international corporations.
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