Making Sense Out of Dollars: Economic Analysis for Local Governments
by Eva Galambos and Arthur Schreiber
Produced here with the permission of the author.
Chapter 1: What Our Jobs Are Tied To
Chapter 2: Employment Shifts and Shares: How Does the Local Economy Compare?
Chapter 3: Local Labor Market Analysis: Fitting Pegs into Holes
Chapter 4: Revenue Projections: Tomorrow's Taxes
Chapter 5: Cost-Benefits Analysis: Is the Project Worthwhile?
Chapter 6: Cost-Effectiveness Analysis: The Biggest Bang for the Buck
Chapter 7: Pricing for Local Government: User Charges in Place of Taxes
Chapter 8: Cost Revenue Analysis
Chapter 9: Who Bears the Tax Burden?
Chapter 10: What Next? Agenda for Action