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Even Silver Bullets Backfire

Perched on a hill in rural Ontario, a proposed advanced manufacturing site overlooked a handful of farmhouses whose residents were laying siege to the project. The developer had done almost everything they could think to keep the peace. The…

Weird Science

When it comes to development, there is a world governed by science and there is a parallel world of political science.A colleague and I were admiring a stuffed mountain lion outside a state Senator’s office when he greeted us…