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SCRF focuses on six critical public policy categories that are the building blocks of a state’s economic competitiveness. We are interested in creating the best possible environment for Oklahoma and Oklahomans to grow and prosper.

If we get policy in these categories right, Oklahoma will out-compete not just our peers, but the entire nation.

TAX COMPETITIVENESS
 

State tax policy plays a critical role in driving a state's economic competitiveness, growth, and overall business climate. By lowering tax burdens and simplifying compliance, states create a more attractive environment for businesses to operate in, which in turn leads to increased investment, job creation, and economic growth.

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Policy Library

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Key Terms & Concepts to Understand Oklahoma Government & Public Policy

Publications

Publications

Tax Competitiveness

Tax Competitiveness

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October 2021

Pro Growth Tax Reform for Oklahoma

February 2023

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February 2023

Education an Worforce Pipelin

Education & Workforce Pipeline

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February 2023

Aligning Incentives in K-12 Education to Boost College, Career, and Military Readiness

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April 2022

Performance-Based Funding in Higher Education: Metrics Review

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February 2022

Indexing Unemployment Insurance

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February 2022

Tying Unemployment Benefits to Economic Conditions

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Understanding Oklahoma's School Funding Formula and Student-Centric Alternatives

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Oklahoma Education at a Crossroads: Engagement Resources for the Oklahoma Business Community

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Oklahoma's Business Case for Education Reform

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Fiscal Impact Analysis of the Oklahoma Equal Opportunity Education Scholarship Act

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

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February 2022

Competing for Mega Projects: A Roadmap for Attracting Transformational Investments in Oklahoma

Legal Climate

Legal Climate

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February 2022

Offer of Judgement - Simplified

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February 2022

Strengthening Oklahoma's Pleading Standard

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February 2022

Transparency & Predictability in Judicial Recusal

Business Leaders Poll

2021

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Oklahoma
Business Leaders
Poll

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2022

Oklahoma

Business Leaders

Poll

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2023

Oklahoma

Business Leaders

Poll

Economic Competitiveness

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2022

Oklahoma Scorecard

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2021

Economic Competitiveness Index

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2016

ACE Book

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2015

ACE Book

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2000

State Policy & Economic Development in Oklahoma

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1994

State Policy & Economic Development in Oklahoma

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1992

State Policy & Economic Development in Oklahoma

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1991

State Policy & Economic Development in Oklahoma

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1990

State Policy & Economic Development in Oklahoma

Economic Impact Studies

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2020

The Economic Role of Oklahoma's Aggregate Industry

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March 2019

Oklahoma Oil & Gas Activity & Tax Contribution

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October 2019

Oklahoma Manufacturing:
A Snapshot

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2018

Economic Impact of the Oklahoma Manufacturing Sector

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2016

Economic Impact of the Oil & Gas Industry on Oklahoma

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2014

Economic Impact of the Oklahoma Manufacturing Sector

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