Budget and Tax Policy

NJPP: Hard Caps On Corporate Tax Breaks Are Nonnegotiable

A hard cap on annual spending is the state’s best defense against future waste and abuse.

First Step Toward A More Trustworthy Budget Process

Consensus revenue forecasting would take politics out of the budget planning process.

Economic Development Reform: A Comparison of Two Proposals

Competing proposals by Gov. Murphy and the legislature continue to overemphasize large-scale subsidies.

In Brief: Preparing New Jersey for the Next Economic Downturn

Comparing New Jersey’s preparation for and response to the Great Recession to that of five comparable states.

Cuts to Higher Education Harm Students Who Already Face the Greatest Barriers

New Jersey slashed funding for higher education by more than 20 percent per student between 2008 and 2018.