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My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...centering around new taxes.Meanwhile, at the University of Alaska's Institute of Social and Economic Research, Dr. Scott Goldsmith has been continuing to update his long standing model for Alaska. Goldsmith has lived under and studied Alaska's...
Sacred oil checks eyed amid budget deficit

...dividend would decline, and that would mean less purchasing power in the economy provided by the dividend, said Scott Goldsmith, professor emeritus at the Institute of Social and Economic Research. But you have to look at the broader consequences...
My Turn: Test driving Alaska's fiscal model

...taxes or capping the Permanent Fund Dividend. This is worth noting since there is another model available created by Scott Goldsmith from the Institute of Social and Economic Research that focuses instead on reaching a sustainable spending level and...
Searching for a light: The case for economic optimism as Alaska enters recession

...of all types, but so great is the oil industry's impact that Institute of Social and Economic Research economist Scott Goldsmith said in 2012 that 31 percent of all the state's resident jobs can be traced back to petroleum spending.In the...
My Turn: Time to complete Governor Hammond's vision

...additional reductions in spending are required in order for Alaska to live within its means.But in a recent piece Dr. Scott Goldsmith of the University of Alaska - Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) calculated that - after...
My Turn: Urgent need for a sustainable budget

...campaign what they meant by sustainable budgets, most candidates, including Walker, referred to work on the subject by Scott Goldsmith of the University of Alaska-Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research.According to Goldsmith, a...
My Turn: Gov. Parnell should seek long-term oil production increases

...administration's analysis that SB21 would have resulted in Alaska collecting $8.5 billion less than ACES. Nonetheless Dr. Scott Goldsmith concluded SB21 will generate roughly equal state revenues as ACES going forward.I do not agree with much of Dr...
Exploring the 'what ifs' of SB 21, ACES already running $1 billion-plus deficits.In a yearly analysis of state budget and revenue trends, Prof. Scott Goldsmith, senior economist at the University of Alaska Anchorage's Institute of Social and Economic Research, predicted...
Juneau questions SB21 experts

...35 percent after listing a series of exceptions to that rule, but Gara points to an oft-cited report from May by Scott Goldsmith that includes a chart that indicates the "effective tax rates" only hit 35 percent when oil approaches the $160...
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Alaska Editorial: What's the revenue on a barrel of nothing?

...people have also begun to shift their tune about the "$2 billion giveaway" since University of Alaska economist Scott Goldsmith released a report that showed ACES and SB 21 bring in roughly the same revenue for the current fiscal year and Alaska...


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