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Another Triumph for Texas: Best/Worst States for Business 2012

In Chief Executive’s eighth annual survey of CEO opinion of Best and Worst States in which to do business, Texas easily clinched the No. 1 rank, the eighth successive time it has done so. California earns the dubious honor of being ranked dead last for the eighth consecutive year.

JP Donlon Best & Worst States May 2 2012

10 Worst States for Business 2012: Slideshow

Yet again, California takes the title of the worst state in which to do business. Here are the other states that didn’t perform well in this year’s survey.

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012

10 Best States for Business 2012: Slideshow

Here’s a look at the best states in which to do business in 2012 and what CEOs had to say about them.

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012
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What Keeps Texas on Top

Texas is booming these days, thanks to the presence of the University of Texas, major technology companies, such as Dell and Samsung Electronics, a lively entertainment and gaming scene, art exhibits, food trailers, and clubs and bars aplenty.

William J. Holstein Best & Worst States May 2 2012

Best and Worst States for Start-Ups 2012

Figuring out how to nurture startups has never been more important to the U.S. economy or those of its states. Here are the best and worst states for start-ups in 2012.

Dale Buss Best & Worst States May 2 2012

Best/Worst States for Business 2012: Biggest Losses from 2011

No. 42 Oregon Loses Most from 2011: Drops 9 Spots in 2012 Taxation and Regulations Workforce Quality Living Environment Based [...]

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012

Best/Worst States for Business 2012: Biggest Gains from 2011

No. 13 Louisiana Has Highest Gains in 2012: Moves 14 Spots from 2011 Taxation and Regulations Workforce Quality Living Environment [...]

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012
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Will Wisconsin Rise Again?

The Badger State keeps rising in the Chief Executive Best States/Worst States list, and that’s got Wisconsin businesses cheering—as well as investing.

Dale Buss Best & Worst States May 2 2012

Texas Tech Centers

Here’s a look at Texas’ tech centers: Austin, San Antonio, Dallas and the Telecom Corridor.

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012

Washington is the 37th Best State for Business 2012

No. 37 Washington Taxation and Regulations Workforce Quality Living Environment Based on CEO Survey by ChiefExecutive.net Key Metrics State GDP  [...]

ChiefExecutive.net Best & Worst States May 2 2012

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