February 20, 2013
A Closer Look at “Plan A”
Love it or hate it, Governor’s Dayton tax reform plan has given everyone a lot to talk about. We take a look at the proposal through the “what if” lens by modeling some impacts and discussing potential implications.
Public Pension Purgatory
Somewhere between the heaven of full funding and the hell of pension bankruptcy lies pension purgatory, a state of seemingly eternal underfunding. The latest pension valuation reports place us here.
The Perils of Populist Tax Reform
Two states wanted to dramatically expand sales taxes to services. How they went about it couldn’t be more different.