Indiana

Global Marketplace

Geography

  • Farmlands and major river systems
  • Advantage: Business can use the farmland to produce goods and save money on importing and exporting

Economics

  • Indiana's labor force is located in medium-sized and smaller cities
  • This makes it possible for firms to offer somewhat lower wages for these skills than would normally be paid
  • Advantage: Firms often see in Indiana a chance to obtain higher than average skills at lower than average wages

Culture

Many events take place in the capital of Indiana , which is Indianapolis.

Advantage: Many attractions that will be fun and interesting for the business owners and their families .

Political/Legal Factors

Advantage: Indiana is politically stable state with many in the workforce