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James M. Hohman

Assistant Director of Fiscal Policy

James M. Hohman is assistant director of fiscal policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy. He holds a degree in economics from Northwood University in Midland, Mich.

Study Recommends Ending Michigan’s 21st Century Jobs Fund

The program has failed even by its own measurements … more

Understand the Emergency Manager Law Before Changing It

Privatization Remains a Popular Practice with School Districts

Seventy Percent of School Districts Contract Out for Food, Custodial or Transportation Services

Statewide survey finds continued growth in school privatization … more

College Spending No Guarantee of Economic Success

State Government Up to Its Eyeballs in Pension Debt

State Employees' Average Cost Up to $117,000

End the 21st Century Jobs Fund

Legislature Considers Limiting Undemocratic Tax Hikes