Report ranks N.Y. 49th out of 50 for economic growth

Posted at: 05/24/2013 11:24 AM

Forty-nine out of 50 – that’s how New York State ranks when it comes to economic growth. This story is from our news partners at the Rochester Business Journal.

New You State is ranked 49th according to the American Legislative Exchange Council after it looked at 15 different trends like tax rates and labor policies. This year’s ranking is an improvement over last year when the state was ranked last.

The top spot goes to Utah for best economic growth. Vermont came in last.

Read the RBJ article