Commentary

Privatization & Government Reform Newsletter #3 (Jan 2014 edition)

The January 2014 edition of the Privatization & Government Reform Newsletter is now online. Topics covered in this issue include:

  • STATES: Sampling the State of the State Speeches
  • EDUCATION: Houston Reducing Achievement Gaps Under Student-Based Budgeting
  • PUBLIC HEALTH: Rush to Regulate E-Cigarettes May Harm Public Health
  • PENSIONS: Rhode Island Pension Reform Case Study
  • SOCIAL FINANCE: New York Launches Social Impact Bond Program
  • LOTTERIES: Pennsylvania Ends Procurement for Private Lottery Management
  • PRISONS: The Challenge of Public/Private Cost Comparisons
  • INNOVATORS IN ACTION: Pioneering Road User Charges in Oregon
  • News & Notes
  • Quotable Quotes

The full newsletter is available here, and previous editions of the newsletter are available here.

Leonard Gilroy is Senior Managing Director of the Pension Integrity Project at Reason Foundation, a nonprofit think tank advancing free minds and free markets. The Pension Integrity Project assists policymakers and other stakeholders in designing, analyzing and implementing public sector pension reforms.