The Prescription: Fiscal Policy for Today’s Economy with Liz Farmer
The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center is holding a series of online conversations on tax and fiscal policy in today’s economy. The discussions take place every other Thursday afternoon and feature varying perspectives on the historic economic challenges facing the United States and the world and the best ways to address them.
This week’s guest is Liz Farmer, a fellow at the Rockefeller Institute of Government and consultant at Funkhouser & Associates. She will discuss her latest research on the hiring and staffing challenges facing state and local governments despite strong revenue growth and federal aid.