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Maine Policy Review article reprinted in Maine Townsman

Dr. Emily Shaw’s article in the most recent Maine Policy Review was reprinted in the latest (February 2014) edition of the Maine Municipal Association’s magazine, Maine Townsman. The article can be found at http://www.memun.org/DesktopModules/Bring2mind/DMX/Download.aspx?Command=Core_Download&EntryId=7333&PortalId=0&TabId=119

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Maine Policy Review article noted on MPBN

Dr. Emily Shaw’s article in the most recent Maine Policy Review was discussed on MPBN’s Morning Edition. Dr. Shaw was interviewed by Irwin Gatz on February 2, 2014, and they discussed the impact of state aid cuts and local spending. The article can be found at http://www.mpbn.net/News/MaineNewsArchive/tabid/181/ctl/ViewItem/mid/3475/ItemId/32015/Default.aspx  

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The Impact of Post-Recession State Revenue Reductions on Maine’s Municipalities

The Bangor Daily News published a Maine Policy Review article by Emily Shaw that provides an analysis of the impact of reduced state spending on local municipalities in Maine. The Bangor Daily News article can be found at http://bangordailynews.com/2014/01/03/opinion/how-did-maine-towns-cities-respond-to-state-funding-cuts-with-reduced-spending-higher-taxes-more-debt/; the full Maine Policy Review article can be found at http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mpr/.

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