Resources from PBPC's "The Road Ahead in PA: 2015 Economic & Budget Outlook" Luncheon
The Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center (PBPC) hosted "The Road Ahead in PA: 2015 Economic & Budget Outlook" Luncheon in Harrisburg on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, to offer an overview of the fiscal challenges facing the commonwealth and its citizens in 2015.
Mark Price, Labor Economist for the Keystone Research Center, provided a summary focusing on the current state of jobs, wages, and the economy in Pennsylvania.
Michael Wood, Research Director for PBPC, presented the challenges facing the state in terms of projected expenses and anticipated revenues.
Sharon Ward, Director of PBPC, summarized what it will take to get Pennsylvania back on track and discussed several federal issues that could negatively impact our state.