Forum on Sustainable Energy in Michigan

Sustainable energy is an increasingly pressing issue as the world’s finite resources deplete, and the environment continues to feel the effects of waste and pollution. In March of 2015 Governor Snyder highlighted a plan for the future of Michigan’s energy production. Included in this plan was a goal for 30-40 percent of Michigan’s energy to …

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How Accurate are Michigan Revenue Estimates?

Revenue forecasting is an important component of state budgeting. Without accurate predictions of incoming revenues, states could either allocate more than their available resources or underfund priorities when money is available. As a safeguard, Michigan’s system asks the House, Senate, and Executive Branch to reach consensus on revenue projections. How accurate are the state consensus …

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