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Recipient Purpose Term Amount
Washington Policy Center To analyze the city of Seattle, Washington's retirement plan. 2013 - 2014 $25,000
Volcker Alliance, Inc. To develop and publish Truth and Integrity in State Budgeting reports that analyze key principles for improving transparency and effectiveness. 2016 - 2018 $1,500,000
Urban Institute To examine the New Markets Tax Credit and provide recommendations for how it can be improved. 2018 - 2021 $332,840
Urban Institute To analyze the impact of the recently enacted Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on federal and state tax expenditures in the individual and corporate income tax systems. 2018 - 2020 $191,473
Urban Institute To support research on Social Security retirement and disability policy. 2018 - 2020 $1,541,345
Urban Institute To support the State and Local Finance Initiative. 2017 - 2020 Up To $2,744,707
Urban Institute To fund the Tax Policy Center. 2016 - 2019 Up To $10,912,336
Urban Institute To collaborate with EdBuild, Inc. to support policy research, education, and dissemination efforts related to school funding policy. 2016 - 2019 $700,000
Urban Institute To help improve the fiscal sustainability of state and local governments. 2016 - 2017 $263,803
Urban Institute To assist with the Pension Tool. 2015 - 2020 $750,000
Urban Institute To help governments implement and evaluate economic development initiatives. 2015 - 2019 $741,482
Urban Institute To fund the Tax Policy Center. 2015 - 2017 $176,358
Urban Institute To support the creation of a tool to effectively obtain, use, and analyze Social Security Administration data. 2015 - 2017 $149,617
Urban Institute To identify key research questions and potential projects related to the federal government's New Markets Tax Credit program. 2015 - 2016 $70,621
Urban Institute To fund the Tax Policy Center. 2014 - 2016 $1,236,482
Urban Institute To expand access to information about public sector retirement systems. 2013 - 2014 $483,525
University of Washington Foundation To support the Center for Education Data and Research. 2013 - 2014 $25,204
University of Missouri To conduct research on public teacher pension plans in Missouri, Arkansas, Tennessee, and Texas. 2017 - 2019 $317,900
University of Missouri To expand access to information about public sector retirement systems. 2014 - 2018 $506,380
University of Houston To expand access to information about public sector retirement systems. 2014 $21,780
University of Colorado Foundation To research back-loaded retirement benefit designs and the impact of pension reform on teacher quality. 2014 $25,000
University of Arkansas To provide information about teachers' pension systems. 2016 - 2018 $93,764
United Ways of California To support employer outreach and education about the CalSavers state auto-IRA program. 2018 - 2019 $513,965
United States Common Sense To promote best practices that can help governments achieve operational excellence in a cost-efficient manner. 2016 - 2017 $125,447
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