Amazon's announcement that it is looking for a site to host a second headquarters has several Texas cities bidding for the 50,000 jobs it will mean. Dr. Perryman says economic incentives will be key.
Even though the House and Senate omitted several economic incentives from the original budget draft, Dr. Perryman says the bulk of them remain intact.
Moving images are big business. From movies to television series to next-generation extended reality to video games and beyond, these media generate billions in investments annually. For a state to serve as a location can lead to a huge influx of funds, and enhancing needed infrastructure and supplier and talent networks can generate a notable sustained presence.