Monday, 17 August 2009 11:24
1999 La Follette School alum Carrie Templeton is the new executive assistant at the Wisconsin Department of Corrections. She oversees key activities and is a top adviser to Secretary Rick Raemisch, Deputy Secretary Ismael Ozanne and Governor Jim Doyle on legislative and policy matters.
Thursday, 01 October 2009 10:38
Public finance expert Andrew Reschovsky discussed the state budget crisis with the steering committee of the Public Representation Organization of the Faculty Senate, a voluntary non-profit organization that advocates on behalf of University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty.
Monday, 28 September 2009 13:24
An analysis by La Follette School economist Andrew Reschovsky finds that although the total amount of financial aid provided directly to Wisconsin school districts from the federal stimulus bill for the next fiscal year (2010) is greater than the reduction in state school aids in the proposed state budget, for many individual districts the sum of state aid plus federal stimulus dollars will be less in fiscal year 2010 compared to fiscal year 2009.
Thursday, 01 October 2009 12:13
Outgoing Associate Director Menzie Chinn has won a $10,000 grant from the University of Wisconsin–Madison Center for World Affairs and the Global Economy to pursue his research on the determinants of how fast current account balances adjust.