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Alliance Board Members Offer Concerns and Solutions in the COVID-19 World
Commentary: Antonio Weiss, Richard Ravitch, Francis Fukuyama
Three board members share their thoughts on challenges posed by the pandemic.
Doing the People’s Business in a Pandemic
Blog: Peter Morrissey
The pandemic has shed light on the aspects of government upon which we desperately depend. The procurement space is no exception.
LISTEN: Special Briefing on COVID-19 and the Fiscal Outlook for US Cities: Strategies for Survival and Recovery
News: Event Coverage
Panelists discussed which cities may be most vulnerable to budgetary shocks resulting from COVID-19 and strategies for recovery.
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.
LISTEN: Special Briefing on the Impact of COVID-19 on the Fiscal Outlook of State and Local Governments
News: Event Coverage
In this online briefing, experts discussed strategies for surmounting the fiscal challenges the pandemic poses for states and cities.
The Pandemic’s Big Takeaway: It Matters Who Fills Government Jobs
Commentary: Thomas W. Ross
The success of our response to this crisis hinges in large part on the talent, preparedness, and dedication of our government workforce.
Come together: Recovery requires greater cooperation
Commentary: William Rhodes
A rapid, “V-shaped” economic rebound after coronavirus passes seems increasingly unlikely. Policymakers must gird for a long haul back.
Join Us in Pledging to Complete the 2020 Census!
The 2020 Census is more than a population count. It's an opportunity to shape your community's future. Complete the Census today!
Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene Release New Book: Making Government Work
Barrett and Greene assess the state of performance improvement efforts, especially in state and local governments.
The Rebuilder's Dilemma