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The Oregon Center for Public Policy
The OCPP website is loaded with thoughtful essays, insights and data useful to anyone trying to make sense of Oregon economic policy. Consider signing up for the regular bulletins emailed at no cost from the Oregon Center for Public Policy (OCCP). 

OCPP does in-depth research and analysis on budget, tax, and economic issues in Oregon. With the goal of informing and improving public decisionmaking, the Center generates useful economic information for all Oregonians.

OCCP is an independent organization and a member of the State Fiscal Analysis Initiative (SFAI) network coordinated by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. OCPP is also a member of the Economic Analysis Research Network (EARN) whose work is coordinated by the Economic Policy Institute.

The Sightline Institute
Since 1993, Sightline Institute has been committed to making the Northwest a global model of thoughtful, creative planning resulting in thriving communities, green economies, and a safe, healthy environment. The Institute promotes policies that benefit future generations and monitors the region’s progress toward economic stability.

Sightline provides in-depth research reportsmaps, graphics and tools; and Sightline Daily—news and views for Northwest social, environmental and economic progress.