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

  • Postponed: 2018 Legislative Session Wrap-Up REGISTER FRC’s 2018 legislative recap has been postponed. The new date is 8 – 9:30 a.m. on June 7. The event will recap tax-related bills that passed in Georgia’s 2018 legislative session, with a deeper look at a few particularly noteworthy bills. Among other tax changes, attendees will learn more about the “economic… more »
  • Public Finance Conference in AprilThe Andrew Young School of Policy Studies will host the Public Finance and the New Economy conference April 26-27. In addition to showcasing new research and scholars from around the country, the conference also will honor Professor David L. Sjoquist for his substantial contributions to state and local public finance.

Latest Research

Financing Georgia's Future IV

FRC Report, Publication No. 300, March 27, 2018, Rahul Pathak and Sally Wallace This report documents Georgia’s major state and local revenue sources and highlights key trends… more »

Is SNAP a Helping Hand?

State Tax Notes,  Jan. 08, 2018, Sally Wallace and Noah Cohen This brief discusses the benefits of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, while calling for… more »