Drive to Succeed: Transportation Law Shuts Out Competition

April 09, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

A state law allows transportation companies to prevent newcomers from competing with them. Marc Nda would like to change that.

The Economics of a Cigarette Tax Increase

April 08, 2019 | by Sarah Curry

Evidence from other states show cigarette taxes are not a stable source of revenue for reducing property taxes.

Licensing with Laura: Punishing Initiative and Innovation

March 25, 2019 | by Laura Ebke

Laura Ebke describes how job licensing laws can reduce opportunities for individual iniative and new, innovative professions. 

New Law Helps Nebraskans Stand Up to Property Tax Hikes

March 11, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

The Nebraska Legislature has given final approval to a new limit on local property taxes.

The Revenue Committee's Greatest Hits

March 04, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

We review key policy options heard before the Revenue Committee that could be combined for substantial, sustainable property tax reform.

Licensing with Laura: Seeking Legitimacy Through Licensing

February 26, 2019 | by Laura Ebke

More and more, professions are seeking licensing to obtain a sense of legitimacy in the public eye.

Nebraska Economic Growth: 3rd Quarter of 2018

February 26, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

Nebraska made steady progress for economic growth in last year's third quarter.

When and Why Should We License Jobs, and When Shouldn’t We?

February 11, 2019 | by Laura Ebke

Laura Ebke introduces her new series of articles on job licensing reform in Nebraska.

Committee Gives Quick Approval to New Property Tax Limit

February 07, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

LB103 has advanced to first-round debate in the Legislature.

No Shortage of Ideas on New Revenue Committee

January 17, 2019 | by Adam Weinberg

The eight senators on the Revenue Committee plan to put forward a variety of proposals.

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