The Effect of Georgia’s HOPE Scholarship on College Major: A Focus on STEM. A presentation by David Sjoquist and Jon Winters (FRC Principal Associate) to the Annual Southern Economics Association Conference in November 2013, and was part of a session called “Issues Associated with the Choice of College Major.” Click here to read the… more »
Sally Wallace presented Fiscal Architecture of the District of Columbia, summarizing economic/demographic trends, the impact on DC revenue, and suggested options related to trends and impacts. Click here to see the presentation.
David Sjoquist presented An Analysis of the District of Columbia’s Property Tax Assessment Limitation, as part of a session called “Papers from the DC Tax Revision Commission.” Click here to read the paper.
A Briefing on Georgia’s Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Budget With a Focus on Education Funding. A presentation by Carolyn Bourdeaux (FRC Associate Director) to the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education in November 2013. Click here to view the presentation and video.
Carolyn Bourdeaux was quoted in a Lawrence Journal-World article discussing how Kansas tax changes may cause increased property taxes and decreased state funding for schools , October 24, 2013.
The Kansas Experiment: Considering Dynamic Effects. A presentation by Carolyn Bourdeaux at the annual Kansas Economic Policy Conference at The University of Kansas on October 24, 2013. Click here to view the presentation.
University of Virginia economist Susan Turner was featured in an Atlanta Journal Constitution article discussing the impact of the great recession on US universities , October 17, 2013. Dr. Turner recently delivered the 2013 Dan E. Sweat Lecture hosted by the FRC.
Carolyn Bourdeaux was interviewed on Atlanta’s All News Radio (106.7) commenting on David Sjoquist’s recently published report on “Population, Employment and Income Trends for Georgia and Atlanta (FRC Report 263),” October 11, 2013.
Peter Bluestone was quoted in the Georgia Public Broadcasting News website article on the effect of the Federal shutdown and sequestration on Georgia cities, October 11, 2013.
Peter Bluestone was featured in The Augusta Chronicle article explaining the effect of the Federal sequestration on current funding levels of some of Georgia’s Cities, October 11, 2013.