Platte Institute Publications

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

The 2018 Occupational Licensing Review

June 13, 2018 | by Sarah Curry, Nicole Fox

Nebraska has joined a handful of states that have enacted comprehensive reviews of state job licensing laws.

Sarah Curry Discusses 2018 Occupational Licensing Review

June 12, 2018

Sarah Curry discusses her new review of job licensing reforms in the 2018 Legislature, co-authored with Nicole Fox.

June 13 News Conference Call: Progress Report Shows Job Licensing Reform in Nebraska Is Just Beginning

June 12, 2018

Sarah Curry and Nicole Fox are releasing a new report on legislative progress on job licensing in 2018. 

Sewer Rates: One Example of Challenges to Taxpayer Savings

June 07, 2018 | by Adam Weinberg

Increasing costs can send tax relief efforts down the drain.

Once Little-Known, Job Licensing Is Now a Major State Issue

May 22, 2018 | by Adam Weinberg

Job licensing is entering the top tier of policy issues on the march in the Unicameral.

Facebook Live: Ballot Initiative Ends, But the Fun Just Beginning in 2018

May 04, 2018

What does the end of the property tax ballot initiative mean for tax reform, and else is going on in the interim at the Platte Institute?

Join the Platte Institute for a Night at the Movies

April 30, 2018

For one night only, the Platte Institute presents Nebraska's first showing of the new movie Little Pink House, starring Catherine Keener.

Nebraska: A National Leader in Job Licensing Reform

April 19, 2018 | by Adam Weinberg

A bill to review Nebraska’s job licensing laws has earned final approval in the Legislature.

News Release: Job Licensing Review Bill Passes, 45-1

April 18, 2018

A bill to review Nebraska’s job licensing laws and to provide workers with conviction histories an advance assessment of their eligibility for job licensing earned final approval in the Unicameral today.

News Release: Three Job Licensing Bills on Final Reading

April 18, 2018

On the last day of session, three bills to reform job licensing will get their final vote.

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