Op eds, columns and letters

The Obama Stimulus: An $825 Billion First Step

January 20, 2009. An article by James Parrott, FPI’s deputy director and chief economist, who writes regularly for Gotham Gazette’s Economy section. Article >>(read more)

They’re a part of the Island: Immigrants pay taxes and otherwise contribute to our community

November 20, 2008. A column by FPI senior fellow David Dyssegaard Kallick, Newsday.… (read more)

After the Meltdown: New York’s Future

November 19, 2008. An article by James Parrott, FPI’s deputy director and chief economist, who writes regularly for Gotham Gazette’s Economy section. Article >>(read more)

The End of Wall Street as We Know It

September 22, 2008. An article by James Parrott, FPI’s deputy director and chief economist, who writes regularly for Gotham Gazette’s Economy section. Article >>(read more)

The City Economy: Facing the Nation’s Woes

July 21, 2008. An article by James Parrott, FPI’s deputy director and chief economist, who writes regularly for Gotham Gazette’s Economy section. Article >>(read more)

Community Development Done Right

May 29, 2008. A column by David Dyssegaard Kallick, New York Metro.… (read more)

New Jersey town offers immigration insights

April 21, 2008.  A column by FPI senior fellow David Dyssegaard Kallick, Newsday.… (read more)

Is America becoming a lottery society?

April 1, 2008. An op ed by FPI senior fellow David Dyssegaard Kallick, New York Metro.… (read more)

Ten Reasons We Don’t Have the Economy We Thought We Had

March 19, 2008. An article by James Parrott, FPI’s deputy director and chief economist, who writes regularly for Gotham Gazette’s Economy section. Article >>(read more)

State must work to fix property tax problem

March 14, 2008. A letter to the editor of The Saratogian by FPI senior economist Trudi Renwick.… (read more)