Caveat Emptor: Big Incentive Packages Don’t Ensure Long-Term Manufacturing Success

Foxconn abruptly said it will build flat screens in Wisconsin after a call with President Donald Trump. We’ll see how it shakes out.

The point of the original post remains: Incentive packages don’t determine whether a manufacturing project is successful. But that won’t stop government bodies from making the offers. As noted below, Indiana’s incentive package to United Airlines for a maintenance base didn’t make that project succeed.

See Original

Shelly Jo Jacobs

Author: Shelly Jo Jacobs