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Education for the Public Workforce
8/3/15

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Roughly two-thirds of federal managers say it's rare for government workers to be reassigned or dismissed for poor performance. The majority say they can't recruit the best employees. Little ...

Commentary: William Glasgall

Voters in cities elect mayors and councils to run their municipalities. What they didn’t count on were the cases—like in Detroit and the three California cities that have sought federal ...

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Grant's Interest Rate Observer, in an article in its July 10 issue looking at several presidential contenders' stewardship of their states, cites the Volcker Alliance's Truth in ...

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William Glasgall, Program and Editorial Director of the Volcker Alliance’s State-Local Accountability and Improvement Program, joins New Start New Jersey's Philip D. Murphy for a discussion ...

Press Releases

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 ...

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The Volcker Alliance today released a report examining in detail the budgeting practices of California, New Jersey and Virginia, assessing the effectiveness of each state’s practices. The ...

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Five years after the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, regulatory reform is once again in the air. Senate Banking Committee chairman Richard Shelby is pushing ...

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Paul Volcker speaks with Forbes about The Volcker Alliance's genesis and evolution as an organization, as well as its first-year successes and upcoming projects. ...
Education for the Public Workforce

Commentary: Shelley H. Metzenbaum

It has been a busy spring and summer at the Volcker Alliance. We just released a report on Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting: Lessons from Three States. Honesty in laying out ...

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