Executive Summary
The Outlook for State Finances
Prospects for Funding Higher Education
Fiscal Impacts on Higher Education Policy
Increasing Spending Outside of Higher Education
Cutting Spending Outside of Higher Education
Raising Taxes
Sensitivity Analyses
Participants, Symposium on Emerging State Policy Issues
About the Author
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State Spending for Higher Education
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About the Author

Harold A. Hovey has a lifetime of experience in fiscal policy and in forecasting government expenditures and revenues. Currently, he is president of State Policy Research, Inc., and editor of its twice-monthly newsletters, State Policy Reports and State Budget & Tax News. Past positions have included director of finance for the State of Ohio, budget director for the State of Illinois, senior fellow for public finance at the National Governors' Association, and head of the Public Policy Economics Division at the Battelle Memorial Institute. He has also worked for the federal government in the Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Office of Management and Budget.

Hovey has published extensively on issues relating to local, state, and federal fiscal policy and management, including two books and many articles and special reports. For over two decades he has consulted with the National Conference of State Legislatures and the National Governors' Association. His federal clients have included the U.S. House Budget Committee, the General Accounting Office, the Office of Management and Budget, the Congressional Budget Office, and the Departments of Education, Health and Human Services, Housing and Urban Development, Transportation, and Treasury. He has also done significant work for a variety of individual states and local governments, and he recently completed a study of state and local structural deficits for the National Education Association.


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