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.
David L. Sjoquist was featured in an Atlanta’s Business Chronicle article discussing Georgia’s economic downturn in the mid 2000s and its gradual recovery, October 10, 2013.
Peter Bluestone authored a guest column for the EastAtlanta Patch discussing the possible economic impact on Georgia cities and institutions if the Federal Government goes into default,October 10, 2013.
Over the past 50 years, Georgia has enjoyed remarkable growth of population, employment, and income, but since the mid-1990s the state has seen a decrease in the growth rates of employment and income relative to the U.S. Interestingly, Georgia’s rates began to fall relative to the U.S. well before the Great Recession of 2007-2009. In… more »
Measuring the Effect of Job Creation Tax Credits. A presentation by Laura Wheeler (FRC Senior Research Associate) at the annual Federation of Tax Administrators (FTA) Conference held in Springfield, IL on October 8, 2013. Click here to view the presentation.