Listed below are all Platte Institute publications. To the left, you can browse these publications by publication type or policy area.
Platte Institute Publications
October 30, 2019 | by Laura Ebke
There is—seemingly--cross-partisan support for occupational licensing reform, and yet little seems to get done.
October 23, 2019 | by Sarah Curry
Policymakers and the public need to start with a set of guiding principles if they have any hope of moving budgets, at both the state and local levels, away from special interests and toward the public interest.
October 16, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg
So far, the state has been unable to curb property tax increases, despite now spending $275 million a year to subsidize the local taxes.
October 07, 2019
A little-known state law allows existing transportation companies to prevent new competitors from being formed.
October 01, 2019 | by Sarah Curry, Adam Weinberg
Reducing reliance on the property tax through ending Nebraska’s many sales tax exemptions can help create the right environment for revenue-neutral tax reform.
September 30, 2019
The Platte Institute is releasing a new guide on Nebraska's sales tax.
September 20, 2019
The Platte Institute will host its 2019 Legislative Summit on Friday, October 4 at the Embassy Suites in Lincoln.
September 16, 2019
The Platte Institute will host a town hall program on property tax reform featuring five Nebraska state senators representing districts in the Omaha area.
September 13, 2019
Jon Abegglen, of Kearney, is the Platte Institute's newest board member.
September 10, 2019
The Platte Institute has been named as one of six finalists for the Atlas Network’s 2019 Templeton Freedom Award.