Description: President-elect Joe Biden and his administration are keen to undo much of what their predecessors did. Yet when it comes to one flagging Trump initiative— the opportunity zone program— Biden and the Democrat-controlled Congress could actually provide a big boost.
Date: Jan 15, 2021
Questions for discussion:
- What are opportunity zones and how do they act to enhance economic development?
- Do you think these are good ideas in general or should businesses be left to make decisions without special incentives?
- How does this program affect other locations trying to attract business investment?