General Announcements

CPI Publishes Paper on Connecticut Education Reform

  • Mar 05, 2012

The paper focuses on "The Four Big Things" Connecticut must do to improve its underperforming schools. "The Four Big Things" are based on reforms in other states that have proven to have the most significant positive impact on student outcomes.

CPI Holds Forum on Education Reform

  • Jan 26, 2012

The Connecticut Policy Institute last week hosted a forum entitled, "Connecticut Education Reform: The Pros and Cons of Public School Choice.‚" Read a summary of the discussion here.

CPI Publishes Paper on Connecticut Job Creation

  • Jan 09, 2012

The paper distinguishes good policy from good politics and offers guidelines to leaders and policy makers for creating sustainable jobs in Connecticut. The paper was prepared by the CPI staff with the assistance of economists from Harvard and MIT.

Ben Zimmer named Executive Director of CPI

  • Sep 01, 2011

The Connecticut Policy Institute (CPI) announced today that Benjamin Zimmer has been named Executive Director of the Institute, effective immediately.