July 24, 2018 | by Sarah Curry
Total state spending is on the rise in Nebraska.
June 13, 2018 | by Sarah Curry, Nicole Fox
Nebraska has joined a handful of states that have enacted comprehensive reviews of state job licensing laws.
February 13, 2018 | by Sarah Curry
Sarah Curry explains why scrutinizing state regulation removes barriers to economic growth in Nebraska.
September 26, 2017 | by Sarah Curry, Luke Ashton
A tax on business equipment comes with red tape that is harming economic growth in Nebraska.
August 09, 2017 | by Sarah Curry
Something as simple and local as a crosswalk in your neighborhood can sometimes be determined by policies from Washington, D.C.
July 11, 2017 | by Sarah Curry
Platte Institute Policy Director Sarah Curry reviews the progress and barriers to creating more and better jobs in Nebraska through occupational licensing reforms.
April 17, 2017 | by Sarah Curry
Tax reform based on ending special tax credits and requiring revenue growth triggers can deliver lower tax rates and a larger state budget.
January 03, 2017
Two new reports by the Reason Foundation show the state of Omaha and Lincoln's municipal pension systems.
September 28, 2016
Bureaucratic red tape imposes barriers to Nebraskans getting better jobs and starting more businesses.
September 14, 2016
Nebraska lags behind most of its rivals in the creation of new businesses and economic growth, even though the state spends more per capita on economic development incentives.