June 3, 2010
For the last three years, the Atlanta Development Authority has come to Boston to try to sell our hottest industries, like life sciences, on Atlanta’s low costs and well-educated workforce. Atlanta has grown by 1.2 million people since 2000, while Greater Boston’s population has grown by less than 200,000. Boston needs to work hard to remain a competitive location for the businesses that Atlanta is trying to poach.
Glaeser, Edward L. "Sunny Pitch to Lure Hub's Industries." Boston Globe, June 3, 2010.