Bluestone touts strategy for successful growth to Lynn’s business partnership


By Sean Leonard | The Daily Item | September 13, 2012 Why would anyone choose to live at Boston’s pricey Rowes Wharf when they could live on the Lynn waterfront at perhaps half the cost and with an equally beautiful ocean view, and still be within 30 minutes of the city by commuter ferry? That was the […]

Natick evaluates its economic strengths and weaknesses


By Brian Benson | The MetroWest Daily News | August 7, 2012 Town leaders Monday began reviewing results of an economic development self-assessment, rating the town on dozens of factors from transportation to access to the development permitting process. Town and business leaders met in June to respond to questions posed by the study, which was funded […]

A Manufacturing Comeback in Massachusetts

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By CRISTINA QUINN | WGBH | August 3, 2012 According to Barry Bluestone, Director of the Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University, there has been a recent increase in manufacturing employment and output. U.S. employers adding 163,000 jobs in July was a hopeful sign for many, including investors. Stocks rose on Wall Street […]

Mitt Romney rocks prez on growth

romney rocks prez on growth

By Marie Szaniszlo | The Boston Herald | July 28, 2012 GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, knocked on his heels by Olympic gaffes overseas, was back on the offensive yesterday, blasting President Obama in the wake of a mediocre GDP report. “After failing to meet with his jobs council for more than six months, President Obama is now […]

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