What Happens When An Amazon Warehouse Opens? Lower Wages, No Increase In Jobs

Feb 05, 2018 - Fast Company

As cities bend over backwards to attract the new Amazon headquarters, a reminder that working with the retail giant isn’t always an economic benefit.

As officials bend over backward to woo Amazon to locate a second headquarters in their cities, critics have often questioned whether you can go too far to lure an internet giant. While Amazon is offering perhaps 50,000 new tech jobs and billions in investment, they wonder who is really getting the better deal as cities promise a chocolate...