Releases

As of July 2015, the Economic and Revenue Reports have been discontinued. They are now included in the Monthly Trend Reports.

IFO Releases

Pennsylvania's Fiscal and Demographic Outlook

July 14, 2017 | Presentations

Deputy Director Mark Ryan gave a presentation to the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce and Industry addressing Pennsylvania’s long-term fiscal outlook, demographics and the current revenue forecast. 

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Actuarial Impact of Act 5 - School District Pension Contributions

June 28, 2017 | Presentations

Deputy Director Mark Ryan made a presentation to the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) regarding the impact of recently enacted pension legislation (Act 5 of 2017) on school district pension contributions.

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Budget and Economic Update

June 07, 2017 | Presentations

Director Matt Knittel provided a budget and economic update to the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA). 

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Implications of Aging for the PA Economy

May 24, 2017 | Presentations

Director Matt Knittel gave a presentation on May 24th to the PA Council on Aging regarding the implications of an aging population for Pennsylvania’s economy. An appendix slide appears at the end of the PowerPoint to include certain data requested during the presentation.

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An Overview of School District Property Tax Reform

May 04, 2017 | Presentations

Throughout May, Director Matt Knittel and Deputy Director Mark Ryan will make five presentations on the potential implications of school district property tax reform. The events are sponsored by the Pennsylvania Economy League and will take place at the various locations listed below.

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READING                   Thursday May 4th 7:30-9:00am

WILLIAMSPORT       Friday May 5th 12:00-1:30pm

YORK                         Thursday May 11th 12:00-1:30pm

WILKES-BARRE       Friday May 12th 12:00-1:30pm

LEHIGH VALLEY      Friday May 19th 12:00-1:30pm

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Economic Forecast Summit Presentation

February 28, 2017 | Presentations

Director Matthew Knittel provided a budget and economic update to the Fifth Annual Economic Forecast Summit sponsored by the Pennsylvania Chamber Educational Foundation and the Pennsylvania Bankers Association. 

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Long-Term Fiscal Outlook

February 10, 2017 | Presentations

Deputy Director Mark Ryan made a presentation at a session of the Pennsylvania Education Policy Fellowship Program regarding the Commonwealth's long-term fiscal outlook. The presentation summarized the office's five-year economic and budget outlook (November 2016) as well as more recent updates to the office's revenue estimates for FY 2016-17 and FY 2017-18 (January 2017). The presentation also addressed the office's most recent estimate for school property tax collections.

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School District Property Tax Elimination

January 19, 2017 | Presentations

Director Matt Knittel and Deputy Director Mark Ryan made a presentation to the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) regarding the current proposal and forecasts for school district property taxes in Pennsylvania.

*Updated February 13, 2017

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The Commonwealth’s Budget Outlook: FY 2016‐17 and Beyond

June 08, 2016 | Presentations

Deputy Director Mark Ryan made a presentation to the Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership regarding the Commonwealth's budget outlook for FY 2016-17 and beyond.
 

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A Look Forward: Pennsylvania’s Economic and Revenue Outlook

May 13, 2016 | Presentations

Deputy Director Mark Ryan made a presentation to the 2016 Keystone Rail Freight Seminar regarding Pennsylvania's economic and revenue outlook.

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