Employer Subsidies

Export-Import Bank of the United States ,Provides loans and loan guarantees to promote sales of U.S. goods to overseas buyers. Its website has an archive of annual reports that list sellers and buyers. Overseas Private Investment, Provides political research insurance. OPIC’s website does not have a database of clients, but the site does archive press releases and annual reports that list companies receiving OPIC aid. Environmental Working Group, Maintains a database of who receives farm subsides. Good Jobs First – Corporate Subsidy Watch, Tracks which companies go most often to the public trough for assistance. In this section of the group’s website, they profile of some of the leading over-users and abusers of economic development subsidies.  This section also contains profiles of some industries with heavy subsidy use; material relating to site location consultants, who prod public officials to offer large subsidy packages; and an overview of data relating to hidden taxpayer costs.