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Research, Training for Next Generation Public Finance

The Center for State and Local Finance is a collaborative effort of the Andrew Young School’s nationally ranked faculty to provide research on issues affecting the future of state and local public finance and to educate the next generation of leaders in public financial management.
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Executive Education


Cost Analysis

Are you responsible for budgeting for your organization? Sign up for our next course, which focuses on ensuring you hone your expertise in cost analysis. Assitant Dean Cynthia Searcy is the instructor.

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New class dates for 2017-2018 can be viewed now and registration is open. To get information sent directly to your inbox: Email us at or sign up for our email list.

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CSLF has hired Ron Shelby as assistant director for executive education. He previously served as program coordinator while pursuing his doctoral degree. Connect with him via email or Linkedin.

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Contact Ron Shelby for more information at, or 404-413-0327.

College Appoints New CSLF Interim Director

Maggie Reeves, who previously served as associate director for the center, has been named the new interim director. Carolyn Bourdeaux, who founded the center in 2014, has stepped down to pursue other ventures. Reeves may be contacted at

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