ERIC Number: ED199807
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Taxing & Spending in the Silver State.
Nevada Public Affairs Review, n2 1979
This issue of the "Nevada Public Affairs Review" focused primarily on the politics of state taxing and spending in Nevada. The articles present several aspects of this topic, including a comparison of taxation in Nevada with that in other states, an analysis of the growth of the gaming industry in Nevada, an argument for removing Nevada's tax on food, a discussion of the funding of education in Nevada, an analysis of the budgetary implications of the changing patterns of enrollment at the University of Nevada at Reno, a look at the financial outcomes for public education of the 1979 session of the state legislature, a breakdown of the effects of the legislature's 1979 tax package, a presentation of the effects of Nevada's S.B. 204 on local governments, a Nevada county administrator's look at the budget process, and a table showing local government budgets for fiscal year 1979-80. Articles not specifically about Nevada include a defense of the property tax and an article on the impact of Proposition 13 in California. (JM)
Descriptors: Budgeting, Budgets, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Enrollment Trends, Expenditures, Finance Reform, Financial Support, Food, Higher Education, Local Government, Property Taxes, Resource Allocation, School Support, State Aid, State Legislation, State Programs, State Universities, Taxes
Bureau of Governmental Research, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nevada Univ., Reno. Bureau of Governmental Research.
Identifiers: Gambling; Nevada; Proposition 13 (California 1978)