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A non-partisan think tank assisting Georgia’s state and local policymakers on questions of tax and economic policy.

  • New Report: Changes to Georgia’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Download the policy brief. In a new policy brief, “Data Snapshot: Changes to Georgia Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program,” researchers Alex Hathaway and Lakshmi Pandey provide an update on the state’s participation in this federal program. Previously known as the Food Stamp Program, SNAP has been active for more than 50 years. It is… more »
  • Event: Tax Policy in Georgia’s 2017 Legislative SessionOn May 16, the Fiscal Research Center will host a presentation on “Tax Policy in Georgia’s 2017 Legislative Session.” Robert Buschman, a senior research associate, will recap the tax-related bills that passed in Georgia’s 2017 legislative session, as well as a few news-making bills that didn’t pass. Buschman, who leads the FRC team… more »

Latest Research

The Fiscal Architecture of Georgia

FRC Report, Publication No. 292. Jan. 12, 2017, Rahul Pathak and Sally Wallace Economic and demographic factors have important implications for public finances in Georgia.… more »