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Understanding Fiscal Impact Analyses

This course will explore the various elements of a fiscal impact analysis, particularly as it relates to residential projects.

  • 46 Mins
  • Published
    2016

A fiscal impact analysis can be an important tool for estimating the effect of a development or a land-use change on the costs and revenues of local governments serving the development. This course will explore the various elements of a fiscal impact analysis, particularly as it relates to residential projects. Participants will gain a general understanding of the core terms and techniques of fiscal impact analysis, why and when to perform a fiscal impact analysis, and how to explain the findings of a fiscal impact analysis.