Amazon could soon make the short list of candidates for the location of its $5 billion headquarters …. Amazon is banking on politicians who will do anything to win. [Amihai Glazer, professor of economics, University of California, Irvine], said, “They overestimate what the benefits will be, and particularly the city that bid the most is probably the one that most overestimated what the benefits are.” (starts at 25:46)

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