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Financial Inclusion Feature

Mississippi’s Lost Decade: New Census Data Show Increases in Poverty, Decreases in Incomes Over the Last Ten Years

September 13th, 2011

Today, the United States Census Bureau released the first of […]

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Policy Matters Feature

The Economic Costs of Teen Births in Mississippi

September 8th, 2011

In 2009, teen births across Mississippi cost tax payers an […]

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Policy Matters Feature

MEPC Welcomes New Policy Fellow, Francinia McKeithan

August 30th, 2011

Francinia McKeithan will serve as the 2011-2013 State Fiscal Analysis […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Do Mississippi Universities Have Enough Resources to Build Up the State’s Workforce?

August 26th, 2011

Sid Salter’s column calls attention to a developing funding trend […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Debt Limit Deal will Mean More Job Losses for Mississippi

August 22nd, 2011

The large federal spending cuts prescribed in the recent debt […]

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Policy Matters

Balanced Approach Critical to Long-Term Economic Success of Mississippi

August 18th, 2011

Recently, the 2011 Kids Count Data Book and state profiles […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

A Closer Look: Underemployment in Mississippi

August 16th, 2011

In response to comments on a previous post on unemployment […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

Fiscal Year 2011 State Budget Wrap Up

August 10th, 2011

Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 ended June 30 with revenues up slightly […]

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Education and Workforce Development Feature

Five Facts About Jobs and Unemployment

August 8th, 2011

Friday’s job report indicated that employers across the nation added […]

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Budget & Tax Blog

New Report Battles False Notions on Tax Flight

August 5th, 2011

A new report from the Center on Budget and Policy […]

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