Is a Federal Fiscal Control Board the Only Option for Puerto Rico? – Tracy Gordon
Click on the link below to watch Tracy Gordon’s remarks in the Center for a New Economy’s forum “Is a Federal Fiscal Control Board the Only Option for Puerto Rico?”. The event took place on March 2, 2016 at the National Press Club of Washington D.C. Scroll below to download the slides from Ms. Gordon’s presentation and to read a brief biography.
Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, Washington D.C.
Gordon researches and writes about fiscal challenges facing state and local governments, including budget tradeoffs, intergovernmental relations, and long-term sustainability. Before joining Urban, she was a Senior Economist with the White House Council of Economic Advisers. She was also a member of the District of Columbia Tax Revision Commission, a fellow at the Brookings Institution, an assistant professor at the Maryland School of Public Policy, and a Fellow at the Public Policy Institute of California. Gordon currently serves on the board of trustees for the American Tax Policy Institute and is a member of the District of Columbia Infrastructure Task Force. She holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy with a concurrent M.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.