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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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Government Accounting

Join us in March for government financial statements and accounting with Usha Rackliffe, former CFO for the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia. Register by Feb. 28.

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Registration for the fourth year of classes will open in March. Stay tuned for class dates and registration information. To get information sent directly to your inbox: Email us at or sign up for our email list.

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Next Core Course: March 7-10
Government Financial Statements and Accounting

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

Report Outlines ESPLOST Policy Considerations

In a new report, authors Ross Rubenstein and Nick Warner examine the use of ESPLOST, or special purpose local option sales tax for education, in school districts throughout Georgia. They outline trends and policy implications. Download the report.

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