How does N.H. do it?

Norton, Wiliam
July 2011
New Hampshire Business Review;7/15/2011, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p30
The author reflects on the economic condition in New Hampshire. He examines the simplicity of the lifestyle in the state citing the government's less spending on early and postsecondary education, no public hospitals, and tighter eligibility for Medicaid. The author explains how the state generates it revenue through high property taxes, however, he suggests the need for the government to consider moving forward by taking advantage of the opportunities to improve its economic condition.


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