Why States Should Stop Courting Boeing

A handful of cities and states are competing to attract a new aerospace manufacturing plant, despite little proof that it would spur economic growth.

EVERETT, WA - FEBRUARY 8: Boeing 747 jets are built in the company's factory February 8, 2009 at Paine Field in Everett, Washington. The 747-8 is the largest jumbo jet Boeing has built. (Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)
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