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Jim Stergios

The Great Biotech Giveaway

By Jim Stergios
February 27, 2008

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THE CONVENTIONAL wisdom is that we are heading into a recession. So on the surface, the deal negotiated by state leaders to secure a $394 million expansion in Lexington of Shire PLC, with 680 new jobs, is good news. (Full article: 737 words)

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