Travis St. Clair

Travis St. Clair is an Associate Professor at NYU's Wagner Graduate School of Public Service. His research focuses on financial management in the public sector, with a particular emphasis on the long-term challenges facing state and local governments.

What Prevents Local Governments From Managing Their Finances More Effectively?

Travis St. Clair outlines how fiscal problems at the local level often stem from short-term fiscal and electoral incentives as well as voters’ limited attention. He reviews potential solutions to improve the financial transparency and long-term planning of local governments.

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