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The Volcker Alliance laid out plans to expand the Truth and Integrity in Government Finance project in partnership with universities to a group of more than 60 public finance professors and ...

Commentary: Shelley H. Metzenbaum

Well-designed small-scale testing can help government achieve greater impact not only at a lower cost but also in more fair, understandable ways. Government should ...

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William Glasgall, Director of State and Local Programs at the Volcker Alliance talks with The Bond Buyer's Chip Barnett about working to promote effective government. He discusses ...
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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