Acknowledgements

A dedicated team participated in the creation of GovRank.org, working on activities ranging from data collection to research and from writing to website development.

In addition, US Common Sense gratefully acknowledges the following individuals who generously shared their public finance expertise as we built GovRank. All errors remain our own.

  • Sarah Arnett, Ph.D. in Public Policy
  • Don Boyd, Director of Fiscal Studies, Rockefeller Institute of Government
  • William Glasgall, Director of State and Local Programs, The Volcker Alliance
  • Tracy Gordon, Senior Fellow, Urban Institute
  • Evgenia Gorina, Assistant Professor, School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences, UT Dallas
  • Kil Huh, Senior Director, State and Local Fiscal Health, The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Barb Rosewicz, Director, State Fiscal Health and Economic Growth, The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Kim Rueben, Senior Fellow and Project Director, State and Local Finance Initiative, Urban Institute
  • Brent Smith, Kornblau Professor of Real Estate, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Robert Zahradnik, Director, State and Local Policy, State Fiscal Health and Economic Growth, The Pew Charitable Trusts