New England Public Policy Center

The Center promotes better public policy in New England by conducting and disseminating objective, high-quality research and analysis of strategically identified regional economic and policy issues.


Uncertain Futures?
Uncertain Futures?

Youth Attachment to the Labor Market
by Julia Dennett and Alicia Sasser Modestino

The Quest for Cost-Efficient Local Government What Role for Regional Consolidation?
The Quest for Cost-Efficient Local Government in New England
by Yolanda K. Kodrzycki
link to retaining recent college gradsRetaining Recent College Graduates in New England
Update on Current Trends, with State Data Summaries
by Alicia Sasser Modestino

News, Events, and Opportunities

The Internet as a Tax Haven?: The Effect of e-Commerce on State Sales Tax Competition
New England Study Group, May 1, 2014
by David R. Agrawal, University of Georgia

Assessing the Affordability of State Debt pdf
Webcast, January 29, 2014

New England Economic Update pdf
Presentation to the New England Advisory Council, March 10, 2014
by Bo Zhao