Greater New Orleans Inc. en Business Professor Sees GE Deal As Milestone For New Orleans <p>New Orleans officials are trumpeting a new business deal with General Electric as a &ldquo;game-changer&rdquo; for the city&#39;s economy. It&rsquo;s seen by some as a pivotal shift away from the traditional tourism economy.</p><p> Mon, 20 Feb 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 5645 at GE Picks New Orleans For New Tech Center <p>New Orleans officials are celebrating news that more corporate jobs are heading to the city. They say it&rsquo;s a major break from more traditional, lower-paying tourism jobs that have been anchoring the city economy.</p><p>&nbsp; Fri, 17 Feb 2012 22:30:00 +0000 Eileen Fleming 5594 at