Fiscal Flow Analysis

Oregon’s fiscal system is a major engine for redistributing income among different regions of the state. The state general fund comes primarily from personal income taxes which disproportionately arise from the Portland metropolitan area. A majority of general fund/lottery fund Read More …

Fiscal Flow Presentation

Here is Joe Cortright’s November 14, 2008 presentation to the One Oregon conference in Salem.  Impresa’s fiscal flow analysis shows that the Portland metropolitan area contributes about $450 million annually for K-12 education in the rest of the state, and Read More …