Research Foundation of the City University of New York

Awarded Grants


to develop and implement a series of sessions on the New York City budget and fiscal challenges with the incoming mayoral administration, led by the Institute for State and Local Governance


To support dialogue among stakeholders on state-level fiscal challenges and potential solutions.


To support a comprehensive analysis of the fiscal challenges faced by six heavily populated states and the development of recommendations to improve their long-term fiscal sustainability.

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