Grant investigator: Alexander Berger
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Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $50,000 to the Urban Institute to support a report on implementing countercyclical state funding mechanisms as a means to support states and localities in managing the effects of economic shocks like the COVID-19 pandemic and recession.
This falls within our focus area of macroeconomic stabilization policy.