Posted tagged ‘Toyota’

Arthur B. Laffer: ‘Making Excuses for Companies’ Flight’

May 24, 2014

The Times is delusional about why companies leave California

The Los Angeles Times long has been an apologist for California’s welfare state, which may be OK when the consequences are benign. But those consequences are no longer benign, and the evidence is no longer even slightly ambiguous.

In “Was Toyota driven out of California? Not so fast,” the Times pooh-poohs the “new round of hand-wringing” following the U.S. headquarters of Toyota’s highly publicized departure from Torrance to Plano, Texas.

Read more at ‘Making Excuses for Companies’ Flight’

One focus of this blog has been to address California’s perennially difficult business environment. Joseph Vranich is known as The Business Relocation Coach while the formal name of his business is Spectrum Location Solutions. Joe helps companies find great locations in which to grow. Also, Joe has been a Keynote Speaker for more than 20 years – see A Speaker Throughout the U.S. and in Europe and Asia.