According to CNBC’s sixth-annual study, Texas is America’s Top State for Business 2012. CNBC sought input from business groups and public information sources to score each of the 50 states on fifty-one measures of competitiveness.
Click to view CNBC’s special report of complete rankings and find out why Texas is tops: America’s Top States for Business 2012 (7-10-12).
According to Forbes’ Best Places for Business & Careers list, Texas is the place to be - especially for companies looking to squeeze costs and maximize productivity. Five Texas metros made the recent list: Dallas (#8), Austin (#9), San Antonio (#13), Fort Worth (#15), and Houston(#20).
Click to read The Best Places for Business and Careers (Forbes, 6-27-12)
A recent CNBC article referred to Texas as a “well-oiled real estate machine” based on the evidence that residential real estate is reaping the benefits of an economy supported by energy production which has created jobs and bolstered demand. The article cited Jim Gaines, research economist at the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, who said, “The [...]
As usual, the latest economic news release from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has generated a flurry of analysis but no matter which way you slice it, Texas keeps coming up on top. Check out these recent articles for more information.
Texas leads U.S. in government job growth (Austin Business Journal, 12-29-11)
Texas leads retail sector perk up [...]