Commentary, News & Press



As a program assistant, Mr. Reed provides support for a variety of the Alliance’s initiatives, including G2U.


Here, we share Alex’s story of why he first chose to pursue government finance research, and why he has stuck with it.
Public Finance

Commentary: Raphael Bostic

Atlanta Fed president and CEO Raphael Bostic shares his thoughts on inflation, inflation measures, and monetary policy.

News: Event Coverage

The Alliance and the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta co-hosted a solutions-oriented state fiscal conference in Atlanta on July 10-11.

Press Releases

The event also marks the release of a working paper entitled “Rainy Day Fund Strategies: A Call to Action.”

Commentary: Antonio Weiss

Resolving Puerto Rico’s status is a critical step in allowing the territory to chart a sustainable long-term economic course.

Commentary: Sheila Bair

Could leveraged loans pose a threat to the economy like subprime mortgages did a decade ago? Read more from board member Sheila Bair.


Thomas W. Ross and Peter Morrissey traveled to Missouri and North Carolina to share their expertise on the future of public service.

News: Event Coverage

Gaurav Vasisht testified before the House on "Emerging Threats to Stability: Considering the Systemic Risk of Leveraged Lending."