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Students examine transitional national governments

May 29, 2015
How temporary governments formed through negotiated settlements between opponents with the intent to end or forestall conflict end up dissolving is the topic of a new study from the La Follette School of Public Affairs.

Cities increase reliance on fees as other revenues fall, analysis shows

May 28, 2015
Cities continuing to struggle with finances have been increasingly relying on user charges and fees, according to an analysis of freshly updated data from the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy's database on local government finance, Fiscally Standardized Cities, developed in part by La Follette School professor Andrew Reschovsky.

La Follette School students celebrate graduation

May 20, 2015
More than 50 La Follette School students celebrated graduation May 17 with a ceremony in the Assembly Chamber at the Wisconsin Capitol.
Marjorie Matthews and her tutoring student Julanding

Matthews honored for work as tutor, mentor

May 20, 2015
La Follette School University Services Associate Marjorie Matthews has received two awards for her community service.