Indianapolis Business Journal

DECEMBER 28, 2015-JANUARY 3, 2016

The NBA wants to bring its all-star game to Indianapolis. But it’s not clear local sports officials are ready to make a formal bid to play host, Anthony Schoettle reports. Also in this issue, Hayleigh Colombo reviews the accomplishments of Mayor Greg Ballard’s administration and how they were shaped by the political neoophyte. And don’t miss IBJ’s “Year in Review” package, revisiting the biggest stories of 2015.

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Ballard: A legacy shaped by deals

Republican Greg Ballard was full of surprises after an unlikely mayoral victory eight years ago. As he leaves the mayor’s office, he hopes his legacy is a new group of GOP leaders.

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The difference between public and private

I always look forward to IBJ’s “Eight@8” email. It’s unfailingly clever and occasionally snarky, and there is usually at least one item I wouldn’t otherwise see. One of those items was a Pro Publica investigation of the Red Cross—more specifically, the experience of that venerable charitable organization with management practices appropriated from (and appropriate to) […]

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