States Should Quickly Reform Unemployment Insurance

TAX NOTES STATE, MAY 4, 2020

4 Pages Posted: 28 Jun 2020

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Brian D. Galle

Georgetown University Law Center

David Gamage

Indiana University Maurer School of Law

Erin Adele Scharff

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

Darien Shanske

University of California, Davis - School of Law

Date Written: May 4, 2020

Abstract


This essay argues that state governments should act to reform unemployment insurance eligibility and benefits and the taxes funding these programs, to better cope with the budget crises caused by COVID-19 and the economic downturn.

Keywords: unemployment insurance, tax

JEL Classification: K34

Suggested Citation

Galle, Brian D. and Gamage, David and Scharff, Erin Adele and Shanske, Darien, States Should Quickly Reform Unemployment Insurance (May 4, 2020). TAX NOTES STATE, MAY 4, 2020, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3619584

Brian D. Galle (Contact Author)

Georgetown University Law Center ( email )

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David Gamage

Indiana University Maurer School of Law ( email )

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Bloomington, IN 47405
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Erin Adele Scharff

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 877906
Tempe, AZ 85287-7906
United States

Darien Shanske

University of California, Davis - School of Law ( email )

400 Mrak Hall Dr
Davis, CA CA 95616-5201

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