Rob Henken

January 20, 2017 - 10:36am
My guess is that the headline in today's Milwaukee Journal Sentinel proclaiming that Milwaukee Public Schools unfunded retiree benefit costs "fall to under $1 billion" leaves most citizens scratching their heads. Is a long-term liability that still...
November 8, 2016 - 8:20am
Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the fall research conference of the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) in Washington, DC. The Forum has not had many dealings with APPAM, whose membership is comprised primarily of...
July 23, 2014 - 8:00am
Two years ago, in a report that “mapped” the state’s expenditure of workforce development dollars, the Public Policy Forum also called attention to Wisconsin’s projected future worker shortages. We cited Department of Administration estimates that...