IBJ Podcast: How Indy will use tax incentives to combat low wages

To help lower income residents make headway toward the middle class, city officials are encoding economic development policies with strategies to support them. In this week’s podcast, Ian Nicolini of Develop Indy unpacks how tax incentives will be tied to inclusion efforts.

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IBJ Podcast: This IU pediatrician is a health care myth buster

Should you avoid red meat? No. Should you strive for 10,000 steps a day? Not unless you just want to. So says Dr. Aaron Carroll, a pediatrician and researcher at the Indiana University School of Medicine who sees it as his life’s calling to debunk what he considers health myths and weak medical research.

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IBJ Podcast: It’s not your grandfather’s library system anymore

Host Mason King talks with Indianapolis Public Library CEO Jackie Nytes about the system’s construction spurt and how it will actually help the library better balance its budget. And Nytes also describes how the new buildings and renovations better support the needs of neighborhoods and the people who live there.

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IBJ Podcast: Can Indy win a Major League Soccer franchise?

A bill passed by the Indiana Senate would require the Indy Eleven to become an MLS franchise within three years to unlock tax money to build a stadium dedicated to soccer. But is that realistic? IBJ's Anthony Schoettle says it's an uphill climb — but by no means out of the question. He talks to […]

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