Awards & RankingsDownload a copy of GNO, Inc. STARs (PDF) –- a comprehensive list of significant awards for the state and region
2010 ranking named Louisiana as the State of the Year
February 2, 2012 | Read Story »
Interactive map details individual industries that are driving states to be more (or less) competitive
January 20, 2012 | Read Story »
The top-ranked American cities to live and raise a family based on great schools, affordable homes, low crime rates, jobs, and parkland.
January 4, 2012 | Read Story »
Once worst in MarketWatch study, Big Easy now in top third of class
December 14, 2011 | Read Story »
Louisiana’s year-to-date 2011 worldwide merchandise exports increased by 45% in value over the same period in 2010, the highest rate of growth in the USA.
December 13, 2011 | Read Story »
Site Selection evaluates the states annually using a four-part index of criteria linked to the magazine’s proprietary New Plant database of new and expanded facilities and a survey of corporate site selectors.
November 24, 2011 | Read Story »
The U.S. economy grew by 2.5% in the third quarter which was its best performance in a year, but no one is breaking out the party hats just yet after the first half saw microscopic growth of 0.9%.
November 22, 2011 | Read Story »
With low costs, a friendly business climate and world-class urban amenities, the Crescent City could emerge as a real player, aided by the growing prominence of research and development around Tulane University.
November 18, 2011 | Read Story »