EVENT: Carsey Institute Policy Leadership Workshop Presents Federal Tax And Spending Expert Nov. 29
Contact:  Amy Seif
603-862-4650
Carsey Institute

Beth Potier
603-862-1566
UNH Media Relations
November 13, 2006


WHO: Robert Greenstein, founder and executive director of the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, considered an expert on the federal budget and the impact of tax and budget proposals on low-income people. The Center on Budget Priorities, founded in 1981, is one of the nation’s premier policy organizations working at the federal and state levels on fiscal policy and public programs that affect low- and moderate-income families and individuals.

WHAT: Greenstein’s lecture, “Addressing Federal Fiscal Pressures on Human Services Programs,” is being offered as part of the Carsey Policy Leadership Institute.

WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Elliot Alumni Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham (directions at https://www.alumni.unh.edu/photos/maps/mapnh.html)

RESERVATIONS: This free event is by reservation only. Contact Amy Seif at amy.seif@unh.edu to make a reservation.

The Carsey Institute at the University of New Hampshire conducts research and analysis on the challenges facing families and communities in New Hampshire, New England, and the nation.  The Carsey Institute sponsors independent, interdisciplinary research that documents trends and conditions affecting families and communities, providing valuable information and analysis to policymakers, practitioners, the media, and the general public. Through this work, the Carsey Institute contributes to public dialogue on policies that encourage social mobility and sustain healthy, equitable communities.

The Carsey Institute was established in May 2002 with a generous gift from UNH alumna and noted television producer Marcy Carsey.