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12.06.2016 The Bond Buyer reports that the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy named former Chicago chief financial officer Lois Scott as the inaugural chair of the advisory board that oversees its expanding Center for Municipal Finance. Read More

11.21.2016 Crain's Chicago Business highlighted that former Chicago CFO Lois Scott has been named the inaugural chair of the Center for Municipal Finance's advisory board Read More

09.20.2016 Amanda Kass, Assistant Director of the Center for Municipal Finance, examines the causes of Illinois' pension crisis via Tax Analysts Read More

08.09.2016 Michael Belsky to start as inaugural executive director of the Center for Municipal Finance August 1 via Chicago Tribune Read More

08.05.2016 What's Up with Former Highland Park Mayor? via Daily North Shore Read More

08.02.2016 Former Highland Park Mayor Supports PACE Legislation in Illinois  Read More

07.26.2016 Former Highland Park Mayor Belsky to Head Center for Municipal Finance at University of Chicago via Highland Park Patch Read More

07.14.2016 Michael Belsky calls the Lincoln-Way HS District's financial practices "troubled" via Chicago Tribune Read More

06.14.2016 Michael Belsky on the risks a local school district assumed by borrowing on the assumption of sustained growth via Chicago Tribune Read More

05.06.2016 Associate Prof. Chris Berry on whether Detroit's bankruptcy plan could serve as a model for other Rust Belt cities via Bloomberg BNA Read More

03.07.2016 Associate Prof. Chris Berry on the proliferation of special districts in the U.S. via Last Week Tonight with John Oliver See the Clip

05.19.2016 Michael Belsky on why Chicago must increase taxes via Chicago Sun-Times Read More