Policy Briefs & Reports
Policy reports and shorter policy briefs are integral aspects of our publications and often stem from our academic publications. These practitioner-centered works provide valuable insights into the policy landscape and promote actionable, evidence-based recommendations.
Presentation, November 2014, Carolyn Bourdeaux
This presentation details the FY 2015 budget outlook for Georgia, and it explains the state's current revenue dilemma.
FRC Report, Publication No. 268, November 2014, Robert Buschman, David Sjoquist
This report examines the cost of the tax credit relative to the savings to state and local governments when students enroll in private rather than public schools.
Tax Handbook 21st Edition, Jan. 9, 2015, Robert Buschman, Richard Hawkins
A handbook on taxation that provides a quick overview of all state and local taxes in Georgia.
Tax Handbook 19th Edition, January 2013, Carolyn Bourdeaux, Richard Hawkins
A handbook on taxation that provides a quick overview of all state and local taxes in Georgia. FRC Publication A (19).
Georgia’s Redevelopment Powers Law: A Policy Guide to the Evaluation and Use of Tax Allocation Districts
Report, November 2004, Carolyn Bourdeaux and John Matthews
The authors examine the benefits, costs and risks of tax allocation districts, as municipalities in Georgia first begin to determine how best to use this economic development strategy.