Platte Institute Publications

Listed below are all Platte Institute publications.  To the left, you can browse these publications by publication type or policy area.

Taxpayers Aren’t to Blame for Revenue Shortfall

July 20, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson

The Legislature is learning that it can't spend more without the economic growth to pay for it.

Posted by: Albert Gustafson

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Nebraska Falls Slightly in Fiscal Ranking, But Could Fall Again

July 18, 2017 | by Luke Ashton

Resting on our laurels can be a competitive weakness for our state.

Licensing Report Shows Nebraska Lawmakers Need Better Information

July 13, 2017 | by Luke Ashton

Without knowing which questions to ask, licensing laws can create more problems than they solve.

Posted by: Luke Ashton

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Strong Jobs Nebraska: The 2017 Occupational Licensing Review

July 11, 2017 | by Sarah Curry

Platte Institute Policy Director Sarah Curry reviews the progress and barriers to creating more and better jobs in Nebraska through occupational licensing reforms.

News Release: Conference Call Reviews Legislative Progress on Licensing Reform

July 11, 2017

The Platte Institute will release a new report on occupational licensing reform on Tuesday, July 11. 

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SCOTUS Decision Eviscerates Property Rights, States Must Defend Ownership

July 10, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson

A Supreme Court decision underscores the need for states to safeguard property owners from harmful regulation.

Posted by: Albert Gustafson

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Which State Agency Is Nebraska’s Biggest Regulator?

July 07, 2017 | by Luke Ashton

Here are 10 state agencies issuing the most regulations.  

 

Posted by: Luke Ashton

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Governor Presses Pause on New State Regulations

July 06, 2017 | by Luke Ashton

An executive order will require state agencies to review their current regulations.

Posted by: Luke Ashton

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Report: Nebraska’s Regulatory Code Would Take You 10 Weeks to Read

July 06, 2017 | by Sarah Curry

A new report uses a computer program to identify restrictions in Nebraska state regulation.

REINS Acts Take Down Barriers to Growth

July 05, 2017 | by Albert Gustafson

States legislatures need to provide more scrutiny of red tape regulation. 

Posted by: Albert Gustafson

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