Business Perspectives

Quarterly magazine provides new and analysis of global, national and regional economies. It also covers topics of interest to business, education and government communities.

Articles from Vol. 7, No. 1, December

The 1993 Quality of Life Survey
Memphians complain about issues but like the city overall. However, dissatisfaction is on the rise. Seventeen years ago, The Commercial Appeal and Memphis State University's Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER) conducted a survey that resulted...
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The Lure of Liveability
Quality of life is growing in significance among the factors that a company considers when deciding where to put down its roots. Many factors can and do influence a company's decision regarding where to locate its facilities and people. Availability...
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Then and Now: The 1975 and 1993 QOL Surveys Compared
Seventeen years ago, The Commercial Appeal sponsored its first Quality of Life survey of Memphis and Shelby County. Some of the same concerns Memphians voiced that year persist today. City Council members were squabbling. People were talking about crime...
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