Positions & Perspectives


February 01, 2016

Minnesota’s “Bizarro World” of Property Taxation

Minnesota property tax policy debates are upside down with respect to property tax principles.  Tax research provides the reason.

August 11, 2015

Doing "The Work of Angels"

Seventy-five years ago an effort was launched to make academics and government professionals the protectors and guardians of governmental research. Seventy-five years later what’s left of independent, citizen- supported research on government is needed more than ever.