Year: 2003


Job Losses Due to Trade Since NAFTA Deepen Pennsylvania Manufacturing Crisis

In the context of an intense national and state debate about the future of U.S. manufacturing, this Reports and...

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Economic Development Subsidies in Pennsylvania: Do they Fuel Sprawl?

Previously, the KRC published one of the only attempts to gauge the quality of jobs created by Pennsylvania economic...

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The State of Working Pennsylvania 2003

“The State of Working Pennsylvania 2003” differs from previous editions by being shorter and focused on two stand-out trends...

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Threatening the Promise: Workforce Crisis and Funding Shortfalls Jeopardize Community-Based Mental Health and Mental Retardation Services

This 2003 paper provides a status report on community-based Mental Health (MH) and Mental Retardation (MR) services in Pennsylvania....

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Keeping the Promise: Community-Based MH-MR Services in Pennsylvania

This discussion paper contains a status report on community-based MH and MR services in Pennsylvania. It concludes with recommendations...

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The Truth About Business Taxes in Pennsylvania, Part 2: Business Tax Burden is Highly Unevenly Distributed

A previous KRC paper found that, contrary to conventional wisdom, the amount in taxes that Pennsylvania businesses pay, on...

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