PPR Blog post sources

  • https://www.forbes.com/sites/bisnow/2018/01/19/amazon-hq2-shortlist-details-on-the-20-finalists-in-5b-sweepstakes/#1dbad93579e6
  • https://qz.com/1071832/amazons-hq2-what-it-wants-for-its-massive-new-north-american-headquarters/
  • http://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-headquarters-hq2-city-incentives-taxes-2017-11
  • https://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/12/12/amazon-bid-philadelphia/
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/news/amazon-hq2-finalists-newark-nj-tax-incentives-20180118.html
  • http://money.cnn.com/2017/10/23/technology/amazon-hq2-proposals-update/index.html
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/commercial/amazon-hq2-philadelphia-visit-university-city-navy-yard-20180314.html
  • https://www.documentcloud.org/documents/4334657-PHL-AMAZON-FINAL-Public-Opt.html
  • Compiled from http://property.phila.gov/
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/commercial/philly-offer-amazon-tops-1b-tax-break-says-chamber-president-rob-wonderling-20171018.html
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/inq-phillydeals/how-an-amazon-hq-might-change-how-philly-operates-20170915.html
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  • https://www.reuters.com/article/scruggs-amazon-commentary/commentary-why-no-city-should-want-amazons-hq2-idUSKCN1BP2F8
  • https://www.goodjobsfirst.org/news/releases/good-jobs-first-issues-statement-amazon-hq2-short-list-announcement
  • https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/20/amazon-just-passed-alphabet-to-become-the-worlds-second-most-valuable-company.html
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  • http://www.philly.com/philly/business/20160828_Giant_Footprint.html
  • https://www.bizjournals.com/bizjournals/maps/the-amazon-effect

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  • https://grist.org/cities/in-seattle-the-rent-is-too-damn-high/
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  • https://www.theonion.com/confident-philadelphia-officials-preemptively-raze-cent-1820509855
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/commercial/philly-offer-amazon-tops-1b-tax-break-says-chamber-president-rob-wonderling-20171018.html
  • http://planphilly.com/articles/2013/06/10/58th-street-greenway-officially-open-connects-cobbs-creek-and-bartram-s-garden
  • https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2015/09/this-is-what-happens-after-a-neighborhood-gets-gentrified/432813/
  • http://www.pbs.org/pov/flagwars/what-is-gentrification/
  • https://www.thestranger.com/slog/2017/09/13/25407609/amazon-is-not-your-newly-cheating-lover-seattle-its-a-massive-business-with-a-low-tax-agenda
  • https://www.phillymag.com/news/2017/12/12/amazon-bid-philadelphia/
  • http://www.philly.com/philly/business/real_estate/commercial/philly-amazon-hq2-bid-30th-street-station-navy-yard-ucity-square-20171220.html

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