Economics Group, Inc. offers the following economic products and services:
State and Local Government Revenue Forecasting
AEG's customized revenue forecasting models generate comprehensive monthly
forecasts of revenue collections from state or municipal tax structures.
Use your own economic assumptions or automatically drive the revenue
models with AEG's exclusive state and local economic forecasts. Either
way, our approach simultaneously accounts for the full interaction
between each tax and key economic variable to forecast your entire revenue structure
consistently and accurately.
Personal Income Tax Simulator
This powerful income tax simulator lets state and municipal governments
determine precisely how changes in either the federal personal income
tax code or the national and regional economy will affect income tax
collections. Customized for each state or municipality, it comes pre-loaded
with a database weighted for all taxpayers plus the formulas in your
tax code. SimTax provides the tools to adjust the tax code in any way
and see the change in collections, the distribution of taxpayer burden,
and the effects of incentives, credits, and other tax devices.
is expert at measuring the total employment, sales, and income that
an industry or large corporation creates and presenting this information
by state, county, or legislative district. In addition, we calculate
the state and local tax revenue derived from all aspects of a company's
or industry's operations and from its workers' spending. Our exclusive
BriefingsNet calculators translate this information into effective,
easy-to-understand reports. Our materials have been used to lobby decision
makers in matters ranging into the billions of dollars at both the federal
and state levels.
and Collective Bargaining Support
With AEG's LaborNet software, state and local governments can see how
their pay and benefits compare to other jurisdictions'.
Use it to bargain, analyze offers, or prepare counter-offers. Take the
next step and do multi-year costing of contract provisions that accounts
for attrition, hiring, retirement, pay schedule changes, and other changes.
LaborNet also provides access to comparative data on employers in specific
labor markets. Our easy-to-use templates will help you prepare clear
and convincing exhibits.
Today, businesses in every industry need to be able to respond with
clear and effective solutions to a wide variety of issues. AEG can help
develop the tools to steer clear of a crisis before it happens or manage
and contain a current crisis. Our unique ability to analyze economic
issues clearly and communicate results effectively helps our clients
negotiate difficult situations. The corporate affairs support tools
we offer include economic impact analysis, tax policy analysis, analysis
of economic development programs and policies, and specialized industry
AEG can help businesses work with state and local governments and economic
development agency officials to construct the best package of incentives
for both the firm and the community. Our exclusive tools clearly explain
how adding an enterprise will affect local employment, taxes, and even
the existing business community. AEG's online economic development forecasting
model allows firms seeking economic development benefits or governments
analyzing the potential of a specific project to quickly and clearly
determine both the cost savings for the enterprise and the impact on
the local community.