Problems and Prospects for State and Local Governments

Posted: 8 Aug 2003

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Brian G. Knight

Brown University - Department of Economics; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Andrea L. Kusko

Federal Reserve Board - Fiscal Analysis Section

Laura Rubin

Federal Reserve Board - Fiscal Analysis Section

Abstract

The authors examine contributing factors to the states' fiscal crisis and conclude that the current deficits are largely structural and must be fixed by state governments.

Suggested Citation

Knight, Brian G. and Kusko, Andrea L. and Rubin, Laura, Problems and Prospects for State and Local Governments. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=432602

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Andrea L. Kusko

Federal Reserve Board - Fiscal Analysis Section

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United States

Laura Rubin

Federal Reserve Board - Fiscal Analysis Section

Washington, DC 20551
United States

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