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Did Economic and Fiscal Review go far enough?

The report the Legislature’s Economic and Fiscal Policy Review Committee released on New Jersey identified a number of areas the state needs to...

Is fixing PILOT regulations a way to fix school funding?

Marc Pfeiffer, assistant director at Rutgers University’s Bloustein Local Government Research Center, said the last time payments in lieu of taxes...


Bipartisan group offers recommendations on tax structure

A new bipartisan report analyzing the inefficiencies of state and local government and the hefty property tax burden on residents was released...

Outgoing Jersey City economic development director feels its possibilities extend beyond N.J., U.S.

The approach cities take to economic development can change by the day. So, even in his final days as Jersey City's Housing, Economic Development...


Agreeing to disagree, respectfully: Bracken praises MacInnes

After having spent so much time debating Gordon MacInnes — and almost always doing it from diametrically opposed positions of an issue — you...

MacInnes stepping down as New Jersey Policy Perspective president

New Jersey Policy Perspective President Gordon MacInnes is stepping down as president of the think tank, it announced Wednesday. The Trenton-based...


How foreign service veteran intends to boost N.J.’s appeal to global firms

New Jersey has always been able to attract foreign companies — and has done so with very little outreach in recent years. But that is all changing...

Which layer of government in N.J. needs to be cut? Depends where you live, experts say

A way to curtail some of the high costs of government in New Jersey may not necessarily be shared services — it could be about eliminating layers...


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