Janelle Jones on Amazon Job Creation, or Lack Thereof

Premiere DateFeb 5, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Janelle Jones
02:09 Amazon's Job Creating Narrative
03:13 Alternative Spending
04:14 Relating to HQ2 Search
05:57 What Do Cities Get Back?
07:25 Surprising Findings
08:05 Amazon's Clout
09:58 Outro
10:28 By My Side Porches
13:41 Anymore Porches
17:02 Finish

Janelle Jones joins the show to discuss her recent report that found Amazon Fulfillment Centers do not generate broad employment growth.

Janelle Jones is an Economic Analyst at the Economic Policy Institute. Click here to read the report.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…