Articles on School Finance
These articles cover various aspects of school finance, including : equity and adequacy, local effort, demographic patterns, definitions of need, regional costs and measurement of outcomes. Many of the articles, particularly those specific to New York State, have been prepared by members of the Fiscal Analysis and Research Unit. Additional articles have been prepared by experts in the field of school finance and are presented here with permission. Interested individuals should also make use of our "Links to Related Sites" which provides links to a wide variety of interest groups, scholarly journals and data sources.
ARTICLES BY FARU STAFF
Analysis of Local Effort in New York State School Districts 2005 (72 KB)
Analysis of Local Effort in NYS School Districts-Update (106 KB)
Responses to Building Aid Incentives (200
(Paper written for the State Aid Work Group by FMIS and FARU staff)