SPECIAL TOPICState and Local Policy
What are Special Topics

While federal policy battles and international affairs dominate the news cycle, America’s state and local governments quietly wrestle with their own challenges, from creating a vibrant, entrepreneurial education system to dealing with public safety, infrastructure, and demographic changes. What’s more, in areas from housing to health care, state and federal policies are becoming increasingly intertwined. This page marshals resources from across AEI’s policy areas and research initiatives for policy makers, researchers, journalists, and others focused on state and local policy issues.

Teacher pay costs taxpayers $120 billion extra each year
Tackling Nevada’s public employees pension plan
'What is the role of government? Equal opportunity or equal outcomes?'