Economics and Other

IFO Releases

Pennsylvania's Strained Nursing Homes

October 25, 2023 | Economics and Other

The IFO posted a new research brief that discusses placement waitlists and potential cost implications from the contraction in nursing home capacity since 2019.

Tags: brief, homes, nursing, research

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2023 Demographic Outlook

October 19, 2023 | Economics and Other

Section 604-B (a)(2) of the Administrative Code of 1929 specifies that the Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) shall “provide an assessment of the state’s current fiscal condition and a projection of what the fiscal condition will be during the next five years. The assessment shall take into account the state of the economy, demographics, revenues and expenditures.” This report fulfills the demographics obligation of this statute. The IFO will release the Economic and Budget Outlook for Fiscal Years 2023-24 to 2028-29 in November 2023.

Tags: demographics, outlook

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Economic and Revenue Impact of Student Loan Moratorium

October 03, 2023 | Economics and Other

Director Knittel gave a presentation at the FTA Revenue Estimation and Tax Research Conference on the economic and revenue impact of the student loan moratorium.

Tags: loan, presentation, student

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