TITLE

The Rockettes--In Des Moines?

AUTHOR(S)
Steiner, Christopher
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;4/7/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the business sector in the city of Des Moines, Iowa. Des Moines's renaissance is the renaissance of downtown, where 80,000 people work. Improvements in the city started in the 1990s, when political and business leaders drew up a list of 20 projects to burnish the city's luster. Its robust job growth, 3.4 percent unemployment rate and business costs of lower than 10 percent made Des Moines number four on "Forbes Asia" magazine's Best Places list.
ACCESSION #
31791224

 

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