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State Budgets and Planning for the Future

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States in the Intermountain West like Nevada are likely to face budget challenges over the next decade. The reason? Poor planning and a lack of foresight in budget planning. That's according to a new report from Brookings Mountain West at UNLV. So do Nevadans and the state's elected leaders have the will to make things change? We discuss how Nevada can prepare for future state deficits and if the political process is in place to make it happen.

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Matthew N. Murray, Prof of Economics and (Assoc Dir, CBER, University of TN
Launce Rake, PLAN NV

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