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Stephanie Wells

Stephanie Wells

Stephanie Wells is President of the Indiana Fiscal Policy Institute. She is the Founder of Wells Strategy + Solutions, which provides clients with assistance on workforce development, economic development, policy solutions, research, and data analysis, along with logic and data modeling. Previously she was Vice President of Workforce Development for the Indiana Manufacturers Association.

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Indiana Statehouse

Balancing economic development costs with their benefits is something we should be talking about

By: - August 7, 2023

Last week the Indiana Economic Development Corporation asked for and received permission from the State Budget Committee for $120 million in incentive funds for an advanced manufacturing project planning to invest $3.2 billion in a new facility which should create 1,400 high wage jobs. This request comes out of a new $500 million ‚ÄúDeal Closing […]