Research Reports The Economic Footprint of Homelessness in Metro DenverCommon Sense InstituteAugust 2021The Economic Footprint of Homelessness in Metro Denver: Phase One of a Three-Phase Analysis Colorado Infrastructure CommitteeColorado Concern2020-2021Putting Colorado back to work and bringing the communities of our state closer together through immediate, enduring and equitable investments in economic, environmental and social infrastructure. Iceberg AheadColorado ConcernOctober 2020Iceberg Ahead: The Hidden Tax Increase Below the Surface of the Gallagher Formula Together We BuildColorado ConcernJuly 2020The Guidance and support federal policymakers need to maximize the impact of a national infrastructure program in Colorado. What’s at Stake with the Colorado Public OptionREMI PartnershipJanuary 2020A state option: a new type of insurance plan that would significantly expand the role of state government within Colorado’s healthcare industry. New Study Highlights the High Cost of Public OptionREMI PartnershipSeptember 2019Anticipating a State Option For Health Care: Will Businesses Face Higher Costs Or Will Quality and Access be Cut? Policy Brief: Building Gated CitiesREMI PartnershipJune 2019Understanding the Impacts of 1% Growth in Lakewood, Colorado. Senate Bill 188: Paid Family and Medical LeaveREMI PartnershipApril 2019This report examines the assumptions behind SB-188, a bill to create a state-run Family Medical Leave Insurance Program in Colorado. Senate Bill 181: Authorizing UncertaintyREMI PartnershipMarch 2019The Statewide Cost of Prohibitions, Restrictions and Regulatory Uncertainty in Colorado’s Energy Sector. Denver Initiative 300REMI PartnershipFebruary 2019Strategies to improve rapid rehousing, early intervention and supportive housing are the path forward as they mitigate the risks of long-term homelessness. TransportationREMI PartnershipOctober 2018Colorado’s Transportation Infrastructure is vital to the success of the Colorado economy. Given the current cost to the Colorado economy, of over $7.1 billion annually, urgent action is needed to improve our transportation network. Amendment 73REMI PartnershipSeptember 2018The $1.6 billion tax increase proposed by Initiative 73 will negatively impact the Colorado economy, cost private sector jobs, and place a significant tax burden on Coloradans. Proposition 112REMI PartnershipJuly 2018From education to infrastructure to energy, the REMI Partnership examines the economic impacts of 2018 Proposition 112 on the Colorado economy. Initiative 66REMI PartnershipJune 2018A Closer Look at the Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Initiative 66 and Why Housing Matters For the State’s Economic Future. What if Colorado Schools were #1?REMI PartnershipMay 2018A study measuring the value to the Colorado economy of improving the outcome for Colorado’s K-12 graduates & a Business Guide for Colorado’s next Governor. One Step Further on PERA ReformREMI PartnershipMarch 2018How to build on proposals from Colorado PERA & Governor Hickenlooper to eliminate unfunded liabilities & reduce burdens on state, local & school budgets. Building Gated CitiesREMI PartnershipOctober 2017Two page graphic overview of the economic & fiscal impacts of restricting housing growth in the city of Lakewood, Colorado. Affordable HousingREMI PartnershipMarch 2017This report explores the evidence and possible causes of restricted housing supply in Colorado and the potential economic impacts on individuals, the Denver metro area, and the state as a whole. Building Gated CitiesREMI PartnershipOctober 2017Two page graphic overview of the economic & fiscal impacts of restricting housing growth in the city of Lakewood, Colorado.