Why Texas’s education tax credit program is being used to funnel billions in taxpayer money to companies in the private sector

The Texas Education Agency’s budget proposal is being billed as a way to pay for a $300 million expansion of the state’s education finance program.The new tax credit for education would fund a number of new initiatives and help fund the construction of a new high school and an extension of the existing Texas Tech […]

Which states will be the next to get a post-primary education jobs boost?

Education is the next frontier, with job opportunities and higher salaries in the lucrative post-secondary sector.But many states and territories, including states like Tamil Nadu, Kerala and West Bengal, have already been boosted with government schemes.In a joint report by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and the National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER), […]