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

  • 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 »
  • What the Changing Face of Georgia Means for the State’s Fiscal HealthGeorgia’s changing population and economy are creating new challenges and opportunities for the state, with potentially far-reaching implications. How Georgia responds to its aging population, projected increase in demand for health care, and shifting employment base will all affect the state’s fiscal health in the decades to come. From 2000 to 2030, Georgia is projected… 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 »