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Volcker Alliance and Penn Institute for Urban Research Host Fifth Briefing on COVID-19 and Federal Reserve Support for States and Localities
The exclusive panel discussion featured major municipal investors and a Government Finance Officers Association federal liaison.
New Volcker Alliance Book Tackles How Government Can Meet the Challenges of the Century Ahead
Scholars, economists, and accomplished public servants share their perspectives on the state of government and its future.
Volcker Alliance and Penn Institute for Urban Research Launch Web Series on Fiscal Impact of COVID-19
The first live briefing was attended by over 400 listeners from at least forty-three states across the country.
The Volcker Alliance Issues Statement on Federal Reserve's Plan to Buy $500 Billion in Short-term State and Local Debt
The Fed will buy $500 billion of short-term debt from states and localities, a much-needed move for governments during the pandemic.
Volcker Alliance Releases Report on How Americans' Desire for Government Reform will Impact the 2020 Election
Voters who believe there is a need for major government reform may be the ones to determine the results of the 2020 election.
The Volcker Alliance Releases Third Annual Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting Report
The report reveals average grades for states have improved in all five budgeting categories for the first time in three years.
Education for the Public Workforce
The Volcker Alliance Expands Government-to-University Initiative (G2U) to Two New Regions
The next G2U Regional Councils will be launched in Los Angeles, California, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The Volcker Alliance and City University of New York Celebrate Inaugural Winners of the Paul A. Volcker Careers in Government Essay Contest
The two CUNY student winners aspire to pursue lives of service to the public good, as leaders in US healthcare policy and criminal justice.
Volcker Alliance Reveals Alarming Hidden Costs of States' Deferred Infrastructure Maintenance
New research estimates that the United States holds over one trillion dollars of liabilities for deferred infrastructure maintenance