January 23, 2019
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines targeted tax incentives and how they fail to encourage economic growth at a high cost to taxpayers.
February 2, 2018
This study finds there was a large positive association between legislators receiving farm and environmental group political action committee campaign contributions and those who voted for the 2014 revisions of the farm bill .
June 1, 2016
States have engaged in a wide range of economic development strategies during the past several years. Ohio has been one of the leaders and now offers more than 40 programs and services for new, locating and expanding firms.
October 1, 2014
Prices in health care are a mess, and the discussion about why that is the case is often even more so.
October 2, 2014
Behavioral psychologists and economists long have considered incentives to be a normal part of human nature, but applying them to education still stokes controversy.
October 2, 2014
Behavioral psychologists and economists have considered incentives to be a normal part of human nature for decades, if not centuries, but applying them to education still stokes controversy.
February 20, 2014
The Washington Senate Energy, Environment & Telecommunications Committee held a January 30 session to examine federal, state, and local incentives given to the solar power industry.
April 25, 2014
By the time the McQueeny Group signed up for tax breaks through Kansas’ primary economic development engine, vice president Rod Slump said the business was already considering the move.