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. 17, No. 3, Fall-Winter

An Overview of Film Production Incentives
Introduction In 1998, Canada began providing tax incentives for filmmakers and quickly turned their initiative into a multi-billion-dollar movie production industry--thus hundreds of millions of dollars from state and communities in the United States....
A View from the River: An Interview with David Appleby
David Appleby's life story sounds more like one of his own documentaries. As a New York college kid in the 1960s, he had a penchant for playing the guitar as he struggled to make a living. However, with a yearning to head to the South, he instead becomes...
Memphis' Flagship Stage Draws More Than Just Money from Its Supporters
For 36 years, Circuit Playhouse, Inc., has taken great pride in being the only arts organization in the Mid-South to bring professional live theatre to the Memphis community. Founded in 1969 by Mr. Jackie Nichols, Circuit Playhouse, Inc., has provided...
The Economic Impact of Art
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art has long been a part of the Mid-South community. Opened to the public fin 1916, the museum occupies a central location in Overton Bark, adjacent to the zoo. Over the years, the Brooks has hosted a number of world-class...