Listed below are all Platte Institute publications. To the left, you can browse these publications by publication type or policy area.
Platte Institute Publications
January 12, 2017 | by Sarah Curry
Governor Ricketts' State of the State address proposed regulatory and tax reforms.
January 11, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
At least 8 bills promoting occupational licensing reform will be heard in this legislative session.
January 09, 2017
Major cities have been crippled by putting off needed pension reforms, but some members of the Omaha City Council are playing politics with pension debt.
January 06, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
For the first time in years, a strong majority supporting tax reform will sit on the Legislature's Revenue Committee.
January 04, 2017
Platte Institute Chief Executive Officer Jim Vokal and former state Sen. Nicole Fox, the Platte Institute’s new Director of Government Relations, are available this week for comment on the start of the 2017 legislative session and next week’s State of the State address.
January 04, 2017 | by Adam Weinberg
The 105th Nebraska Legislature can protect and strengthen the Good Life with the right game plan.
January 03, 2017
Coming soon: new reports by the Reason Foundation on the state of Omaha and Lincoln's municipal pension systems.
January 02, 2017
Four key policy solutions can help the Nebraska Legislature remove barriers to opportunity in our state this session.
December 20, 2016 | by Sarah Curry
College-educated people are leaving Nebraska, and they're frequently choosing our lower-tax rivals.
December 07, 2016 | by Sarah Curry
Consensus for tax reform is growing, but so is the list of myths against it.