Business and Job Creation
Want a thriving economy? The Goldwater Institute knows that best business climate is one where low taxes and minimal regulation benefit all employers – not one where subsidies and special tax breaks offer an advantage to a chosen few. When a government agency can decide which businesses to favor, it opens the door for the misguided pursuit of investment fads or, at worst, the potential for corruption and abuse. Our research offers sound policies for government, and we’re not afraid to fight when we see bad ideas that put taxpayers at risk.
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Hotwiring Deregulation: How SRP Can Lead the Way to a Competitive Electric MarketPosted on September 01, 1997 | Type: Policy Report | Author: Melinda Ogle
At the end of 1996, the Arizona Corporation Commission passed a rule that phases in deregulation in the electricity industry over the next five years.
Privatization - Saving While Serving the PublicPosted on April 15, 1988 | Type: Policy Report | Author: John Semmens
In the years since the end of World War II, spending at all levels of government has risen faster than the rates of inflation and population growth combined. Part of the explanation for this dramatic increase in public sector outlays is that government is attempting to do more than ever before. Whether government should be attempting so much is an important issue, but one beyond the scope of this paper.