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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Edward Nusbaum


Nuclear option: Millstone says bill pushes electric prices lower; opponents skeptical

Representatives of Millstone Nuclear Power Station say Connecticut electricity prices are likely to drop if it's allowed to compete in a state-run procurement process as outlined in Senate Bill 106. Opponents, including AARP, say the opposite will happen. | Photo by James Mosher for Crain's Connecticut 

March 15, 2017 - 12:45pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

A. Verona Dorch


Business groups say retiree tax cuts are just one step to growing economy

About two dozen bills have been introduced during this year's General Assembly that aim to reduce or eliminate income taxes on Social Security and pensions. | Photo of the Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford via Creative Commons

March 10, 2017 - 4:02pm

Greater Hartford business groups aren't embracing planned casino

The tribes who run Foxwoods Resort Casino (above) and Mohegan Sun hope to build a $300 million casino in East Windsor. | Photo via Creative Commons

March 6, 2017 - 11:50am

Connecticut strong on energy efficiency, but high prices hobble business

Connecticut electricity carried on lines like these belonging to Eversource Energy Inc. continues to be at relatively high prices, acting as a continuing impediment to business recruitment, according to the Connecticut Business and Industry Association. | Photo by James Mosher for Crain's Connecticut

March 2, 2017 - 1:52pm

Connecticut ‘politely sweating out’ Anthem, Cigna merger drama

Cigna President and CEO David Cordani speaks at the ceremony marking the relocation of his company's headquarters to Connecticut. Gov. Dannel Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman are behind Cordani. | Photo courtesy of the Connecticut Governor's Office

February 4, 2017 - 11:27pm

Driving innovation: Connecticut senator pushes for self-driving cars task force

A bill proposed in the Connecticut Legislature would create a task force to examine the ramifications of self-driving cars. Jeff Aiosa, president of Carriage House of New London, a Mercedes-Benz dealership, predicts huge changes in the auto industry stemming from the push to perfect autonomous vehicles. | James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut

January 23, 2017 - 10:03am

Lottery rakes in record cash amid Connecticut’s push for third casino

The Michael's Hess gas station in Waterford is among hundreds of locations statewide that offer Connecticut Lottery products including keno. | James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut
January 13, 2017 - 2:48pm

Connecticut researchers compare effectiveness of medical pot vs. opioids

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, based in Hartford, is conducting the first medical marijuana study to be approved by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection. Results are expected to be published in a year. | Photo by Walter Williams/Crain's Connecticut
January 11, 2017 - 11:27am