Stories by Kenneth Thomas

Thomas is Professor of Political Science, University of Missouri-St. Louis. Author of Competing for Capital: Europe and North America in a Global Era (Georgetown University Press, 2000) and Investment Incentives and the Global Competition for Capital (Palgrave, 2011). subscribe to Kenneth  Thomas's feed

Posted on: Aug 8, 2014, Source: Middle Class Political Economist

What will taxpayers get for handing over a giant pile of cash to Tesla? Nobody's quite sure.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2013, Source: Middle Class Political Economist

The aerospace company makes out like a bandit while sucking the lifeblood from the real economy.

Posted on: Aug 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

They promise jobs, but leave dilapidated schools and crumbling roads in their wake.

Posted on: May 16, 2013, Source: Middle Class Political Economist

It's time to force governments to stamp out tax abuse by corporations and the wealthy.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2013, Source: Middle Class Political Economist

Despite the continuing austerity fail, Republicans and some Dems can't seem to get the message.