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Minnesota eighth on Forbes List of Best States for Business

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Minnesota ranked eighth in the Forbes 2013 List of the Best States for Business, jumping 12 spots from a year earlier on the strength of an improving economy, according to the publication.


Minnesota’s overall 2013 ranking was the biggest improvement of any state in the eighth annual study, which looks at six key metrics: cost, labor supply, regulatory environment, current economic climate, growth prospects and quality of life.

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