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New Research: Americans Demand Government Reform
New research released today by the Volcker Alliance reveals a surge in the percentage of Americans who think that government needs major reform, including a broad consensus ...
Volcker Alliance Urges Action to Address Risks to Financial Stability
The Volcker Alliance today released a report, Unfinished Business: Banking in the Shadows, at an event co-hosted with the Institute for New Economic Thinking and held ...
Volcker Alliance Launches Analysis of 50 State Budgets
The Volcker Alliance today announced that it is conducting a multiyear study to help improve budgeting and fiscal sustainability in all fifty US states. The Alliance is partnering with thirteen ...
New Working Paper Offers Roadmap for Next Administration on Govt. Performance & Use of Evidence
A new bipartisan working paper authored by former senior U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) officials Dr. Shelley H. Metzenbaum and Robert J. Shea, entitled Performance ...
Education for the Public Workforce
Carnegie Corporation Gifts $1.5 Million to the Volcker Alliance
The Volcker Alliance today announced a donation of $1.5 million from Carnegie Corporation of New York. The unrestricted grant will be used to further the Alliance’s work to ...
Thomas W. Ross Announced as President of the Volcker Alliance
Paul A. Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, announced today the appointment of Thomas W. Ross, the former President of Davidson College and the University of ...
Research Shows Growing Number of Federal Government Breakdowns
At a press conference held today at the National Press Club, Paul A. Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board, and Paul C. Light, Paulette Goddard Professor of Public Service ...
New Research to Prevent State Budgeting Crises
New research finds that Illinois does not follow basic principles of sound budgeting recommended by fiscal experts, and suggests ways that Illinois and other states can ...
Volcker Alliance Calls for Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting Practices
The Volcker Alliance, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization founded by former Federal Reserve Board Chairman Paul A. Volcker to address the challenge of effective execution of public ...