Conference On Alternative State And Local Policies Records,1974-1986.

Collection Number: 6756

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DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies records,1974-1986.
Collection Number:
6756
Creator:
Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies (U. S.).
Quantity:
4 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Printed Materials, Publications, Reports, Research Materials
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Reports and legislation briefs, policy agendas, reports, and briefs. Subjects include women's issues, family farms, tax reform, community energy planning, local food, plant closings, cooperatives, South African divestment, toxic chemicals, and health care.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Reports and legislation briefs, policy agendas, reports, and briefs. Subjects include women's issues, family farms, tax reform, community energy planning, local food, plant closings, cooperatives, South African divestment, toxic chemicals, and health care.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies (U. S.).

Subjects:
City planning--United States.
Family farms.
Tax reform.
Energy policy.
Energy conservation.
Plant shutdowns.
Cooperative societies.
Investments, American--South Africa.
Poisons.
Health planning.


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Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies records, #6756. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

RELATED MATERIAL

See also: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies digital collection, which consists of digitized readers from the physical collection, as well as additional material.
See also: Progressive Cities and Neighborhood Planning Collection, #15-2-3414

NOTES

Forms part of the Progressive Cities and Neighborhood Planning Collection.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Item #1
Bernard, Sherman. The Manitoba Auto Insurance Plan. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Public Policies, 1971.
1971
Report
Descriptions of economic and social effects of the Manitoba Auto Insurance Plan.
Box 1 Item #2
Webb, Lee (Ed.). Protecting the Family Farm/Preserving Farm Land. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, ca. 1975.
ca. 1975
Report
Report on detrimental policies toward farms - policy descriptions, articles, and analysis.
Box 1 Item #3
Simison, Robert. The Activist. Cleveland: Committee for New Political Initiatives, 1975.
Ocober 1975
Newsletter
Newsletter: How to Rip-off the Federal Government Legally, briefs of actions in various states.
Box 1 Item #4
Rhodes, Kathy. Legislative Handbook on Women's Issues. Washington D.C.: Institute for Policy Studies - Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1976.
1976
Policy Report
A Collection of Legislation on Economic Issues Affecting Women. Scenarios, legislation, and implementation steps in specific cities.
Box 1 Item #5
Rowe, Jonathan;Beaudry, Ann (Ed.). New Directions in State & Local Tax Reform. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Public Policies, 1977.
1977
Policy Agenda/Outline/Ideas
Articles and arguments for tax reform.
Box 1 Item #6
[no author provided] [various titles]. Washington D.C.: Women Today, 1977.
May 16, 1977
Magazine article
Many summaries of recent actions concerning social equality.
Box 1 Item #7
Kelly, Edward. Industrial Exodus: Public Strategies for Control of Corporate Relocation. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1977.
October 1977
Report
Study of the transfer of business overseas; suggestions for maintaining economic strength in the states.
Box 1 Item #8
Grune, Joy Ann (Ed.). Manual on Pay Equity: Raising Wages for Women's Work. Washington D.C.: Conference on State and Local Policies, 1981.
November 1980
Report
Report on women's work experience in several different categories of the economy. Ideas for changes.
Box 1 Item #9
Leibig, Michael. Social Investments and the Law - The Case for Alternative Investments. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
August 1980
Report
Studies in Pension Fund Investments 3 - Explorations of "The Law of Social Prudence" and investment strategies.
Box 1 Item #10
Freedburg, Michael; Hughes,Ken. Meeting Local Needs: Resources for Self-Sufficiency. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
August 1981
Report
Community Skills and Resources - The Energy Project Report 3. Agencies and organizations that would contribute to sustaining CBOs.
Box 1 Item #11
Brasuk, Danny; Glass, Becky; Mode, Suzanne. Local Alternative Energy Futures - Perspectives and Resources. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
June 1981
Report
Conference Proceedings December 11-13, 1980, Austin Texas.
Box 1 Item #12
Dawson, Steve. Worker Cooperatives and the National Consumer Cooperative Bank Act. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies - Industrial Cooperative Association, 1979.
1979
Document
Outlines and summaries of worker cooperative organization and association with the NCCB.
Box 1 Item #13
[no author provided] Innovative Energy Projects: A Briefing Book. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
August 1981
Report
Community Skills and Resources - The Energy Project Report 4. Agencies and organizations that would contribute to sustaining CBOs.
Box 1 Item #14
Hyde, Henry; Kennedy, Maggie. New Initiatives in Farm, Land and Food Legislation - A State-by-State Guide: 1979-1980. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979 - 80.
1979-1980
Report
Descriptions of new legislation for each state.
Box 1 Item #15
Slavet, Julie. Energy Conservation - Resources. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
October 1980
Report
Lists of resources used for the Energy Project.
Box 1 Item #16
Gordon, Erika; Logan, Patricia. The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: The First Year. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1981.
July 1981
Policy Analysis
Analysis of Policies and Recommended Changes for the Cooperative Bank. NCCB Monitoring Report 1.
Box 1 Item #17
Gordon, Erika; Logan, Patricia. The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: The First Year - Portfolio Analysis and Loan Recipient Survey. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1981.
July 1981
Report
NCCB Monitoring Report 2
Box 1 Item #18
Triplett, Thomas J.. Investing in Minnesota: A Proposal to Use State Moneys for Maximum Benefit. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
February 1980
Studies in Pension Fund Investments 4.
Box 1 Item #19
Smith, David. The Public Balance Sheet: A New Tool for Evaluating Economic Choices. Washington D.C. Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
July 1979
Policy Report
Public Policy report on economic development.
Box 1 Item #20
Hughes, Ken; Pape, Barbara. Citizen Involvement in Community Energy Planning. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
August 1981
Report
Community Skills and Resources, Report 5. The Energy Project.
Box 1 Item #21
Okagaki, Alan. State and Local Solar Energy Policy: Meeting Low-Income Needs. Washington D.C.: The Energy Project, Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
March 1981
Report
Public Policy Report- Descriptions of the effects of energy policy on low-income residents; some alternative state policy descriptions.
Box 1 Item #22
Spielberg, Fred; Zinner, David. Portfolio Analysis and Loan Recipient Survey. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
March 1981
Bank Report
The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: The First Year. Co-op Develoment and Assistance Project.
Box 1 Item #23
Scully, Michael. Massachusetts Public Land for Farms and Gardens - Innovative Legislation Series. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Legislation Brief
Legislation brief from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #24
Scully, Michael. Massachusetts Institutional Purchase of Local Food - Innovative Legislation Series. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
1981
Legislation Brief
Legislation brief from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #25
Scully, Michael. Interstate Grain Marketing Compact - Innovative Legislation Series. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
1980-1981
Legislation Brief
Legislation brief from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #26
Kelly, Edward. Plant Closings - Resources for Public Officials, Trade Unionists & Community Leaders. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
July 1981
Report
State-specific reports on reactions to major plant closings. A call for plant closing legislation.
Box 1 Item #27
Schweke, William (Ed.). Plant Closings - Issues, Politics, and Legislation. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
January 1980
Report
Briefing Book, Economic Development Project. Tables, legislation descriptions, and analyses of the effects of plant closings.
Box 1 Item #28
Webb, Lee (Ed.). Economic Development: New Ideas for the Midwest - Agenda '85. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1985.
December 7, 1984
Report
Articles, summaries, analyses of policy ideas.
Box 1 Item #29
[no author provided] Economic Development: New Ideas for the Missouri. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1985.
February 14, 1985
Report
Articles, summaries, analyses of policy ideas.
Box 1 Item #30
Kennedy, Maggie; Sherman, Jay. New Directions in Farm, Land and Food Policies: Legislative Update 1979. The Agriculture Project. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Report
Lists of legislation pieces in different states.
Box 1 Item #31
Schweke, William. Natural Resource Taxation - Perspectives, Resources & Issues. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
February 1980
Report
Briefing Book, Economic Development Project. Collection of articles.
Box 1 Item #32
Various authors. California Farmworker Displacement Bill - Innovative Legislation Series. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Legislation Brief
Legislation brief from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #33
Various authors. Beginning Farmer Assitance Acts - Innovative Legislation Series. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Legislation Brief
Legislation brief from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #34
Freedburg, Michael; Slavet, Julie. New Initiatives in Energy Legislation - A State-by-State Guide: 1979-1980. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981 - 82.
1979-1980
Report
Descriptions of new legislation for each state.
Box 1 Item #35
Sherman, Jay; Webb, Lee. Assisting Beginning Farmers: New Programs and Responses. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980,81.
1980-81
Briefing Book
Briefing Book from the Agriculture Project.
Box 1 Item #36
Marschall, Dan. The Battle of Cleveland: Public Interest Challenges Corporate Power. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Report
Collection of articles during the Kucinich years.
Box 1 Item #37
Estrella, Julia; Litwak, Lawrence; McTique, Kathleen. Divesting From South Africa: A Prudent Approach for Pension Funds. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
September 1981
Policy Proposal
Studies in Pension Fund Investments 10. Community Economics, Inc. Proposals.
Box 1 Item #38
Pape, Barbara. New Initiatives in Energy Legislation - A State-by-State Guide: 1981-1982. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981 - 82.
1981-1982
Report
Descriptions of new legislation for each state.
Box 1 Item #39
Weiss, Marc. Pension Fund Investments: The Issue of Control. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
January 1981
Policy Study/Report
Studies in Pension Fund Investments 5, Center for Economic Studies.
Box 1 Item #40
[no author provided] Energy Planning and Education - A Handbook for Community Leaders and Organizations. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
1981
Handbook
Descriptions of programs and ideas for energy initiatives.
Box 1 Item #41
Bohannon, Mark; Webb, Lee . Model Legislation for the States: 1984-1985. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1984.
1984
Report
Summaries of proposed and written legislation for changed economic opportunity.
Box 1 Item #42
Chess, Caron. Winning the Right to Know: A Handbook for Tovics Activists. Philadelphia: Deleware Valley Tocixs Coalition; Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1984.
1984
Policy Agenda
Informative booklet describing the toxic problems in an area of Philadelphia, ideas for regulation, and proposals for legislation.
Box 1 Item #43
Freedburg, Michael. Cooperatives & Energy: New Co-ops and the National Consumer Co-op Bank. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
September 1980
Pamphlet
Pamphlet on cooperatives' role in saving energy.
Box 1 Item #44
Various authors. Cooperatives and Energy - Annotated Bibliography and Resource Directory. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
1980
Directory/Bibliography
The Energy Project and The Coop Bank Project
Box 1 Item #45
Oberg, Keith (Ed.). Community Energy Cooperatives: How to Organize, Manage and Finance Them- An Organizer's Handbook. Washington D.C.: Co-op Development & Assistance Project Energy Project. Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1981.
May 1981
Handbook
Handbook
Box 1 Item #46
Vine, Edward. Solarizing America: The Davis Experience. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
August 1981
Policy Report
Public Policy Report 5, The Energy Project.
Box 1 Item #47
Weiss, Marc. Pension Fund Investments: The Issue of Control. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1978.
1978
Policy Study/Report
Studies in Pension Fund Investments 5, Center for Economic Studies.
Box 1 Item #48
Newman, Sandy. Ensuring Access to the Ballot: A Program for the States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1983.
December 1983
Policy memo
Policy memo
Box 1 Item #49
Messinger, Ruth. Economic Development: An Agenda for the Cities. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1983.
September 1983
Policy memo
Model Agenda: memo suggesting a new public policy initiative prepared for public officials, policy analysts, and civic leaders
Box 1 Item #50
Webb, Lee. State and Local Tax Reform: An Agenda for States and Cities. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1982.
June 1982
Policy memo
Model Agenda on a critical public policy issue prepared for public officias, civic leaders and activists
Box 1 Item #51
Rosen, Corey. Employee Ownership: Issues, Resources and Legislation - A Handbook for Employees 7 Public Officials. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
August 1981
Handbook
Articles, summaries, analyses of policy ideas.
Box 1 Item #52
Friedman, Bob. Small Business Development: An Agenda for States and Cities. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1983.
January 1983
Policy memo
Model Agenda on a critical public policy issue prepared for public officias, civic leaders and activists
Box 1 Item #53
Newman, Sandy; Jones, David; Lizzaralde, Carlos. Voter Registration: An Agenda for the States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1983.
October 1983
Policy memo
Model Agenda on a critical public policy issue prepared for public officias, civic leaders and activists
Box 1 Item #54
Jones, David. Families: An Agenda for Cities and States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1983.
May 1984
Policy memo
Model Agenda on a critical public policy issue prepared for public officials, civic leaders and activists
Box 1 Item #55
Del Giudice, Marguerite. Anniversary of the fight for 9 to 5 women. Boston: Boston Sunday Globe, Organization for Women Office Workers, 1978.
November 5, 1978
Newspaper article
Photocopied newspaper article on a convention for working women.
Box 1 Item #56
Timchick, Mary. Women stress organizing as economic key. Cleveland: Cleveland Press, 1978.
May 18, 1978
Newspaper article
Photocopied newspaper article on women's organizations.
Box 1 Item #57
[no author provided] Farm, Food, Land. Nashville, TN: Agricultural Marketing Project, 1979.
January 1979
Newspaper
Excerpt from newspaper with various agriculture-related articles.
Box 1 Item #58
[no author provided] Fair and Conference on the Mall, Washington D.C. Washington D.C.: Act 79, 1979.
April 1979
Program guide
Program guide to a conference on renewing resources, sustainability, and best-practice methods.
Box 1 Item #59
Various authors. Coop Bank Conferences. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1978.
June 1978
Conference materials
Folder of conference materials.
Box 1 Item #60
Various authors. Cooperatives and Energy - New Coops and The National Consumer Coop Bank. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1980.
1980
Report
The Energy Project and The Coop Bank Project
Box 1 Item #61
Cooperatives & Energy: Annotated Bibliography and Resource Directory. Washington, D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
April 1981
Directory/Bibliography
The Co-op Development and Assistance Project, The Energy Project - bibliography and contact info.
Box 1 Item #62
Various authors. Various Working Papers and Publications, Annotated Bibliographies. Wellesley: Center for Research on Women, 1979.
July 1979
Bibliography
Collection of bibliographies
Box 1 Item #63
Various authors. Various Conference Materials and Publications by the National Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies
ca. 1979
Collection of documents
Collection of documents
Box 1 Item #64
Beaudry, Ann. Letter to Doyle Niemann
April 18, 1978
Letter
Letter about a "Women in the Economy" Conference in Cleveland.
Box 1 Item #65
[no author provided] City accused on longtime job bias. Cleveland: Sunday Plain Dealer, 1978.
May 14, 1978
Newspaper article
Newspaper article describing the racial and sexual discrimination against a woman in Cleveland.
Box 1 Item #66
Various authors. [various titles]. New York: Newlestter of The Democratic Left, 1978.
April 1978
Newsletter
Newsletter
Box 1 Item #67
Various authors. Chicana Women Organize; Violence Against Abortion Rights; The Baby Formula Scandal. Washington D.C.: Women's Agenda, 1978.
April 1978
Publication
Publication focusing on women's issues and movements.
Box 1 Item #68
Beaudry, Ann. Women in the Economy: Policies and Strategies for Change. Washington D.C.: The Executive Female Digest, 1978.
May 1978
excerpt from Magazine
Brief description of a meeting on women's economic experiences sponsored by the Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies.
Box 1 Item #69
Various Authors. Updates on State Initiatives
ca.1986
Research materials
Collection of handwritten notes attached to articles, memos, and reports: Tax Reform in Ohio, Family Planning in Maryland, Environmental Initiatives in California, Weapons and War in Minnesota, Taxes and Revenue in Washington D.C., Lifeline Services In Washington D.C., Housing in New York, Economic Conversion in Minnesota, Environment in New York, Recycling in Illinois. Contact Information provided
Box 1 Item #70
Baker, Lawrence; Bluestone, Barry; Harrison, Bennett . Corporate Flight - The Causes and Consequences of Economic Dislocation. Washington D.C.: Progressive Alliance, National Center for Policy Alternatives, Working Papers for a New Society, 1981.
March 1, 1981
Book
Analytical book
Box 1 Item #71
Hartman, Chester. Letter to Lee Webb
April 1978
Letter
Letter about the Planner's Netwokr; update on projects and people.
Box 1 Item #72
Gautier, Duane. Meeting Local Needs: Technical Resources for Self-Sufficiency. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
October 1981
Report
Community Skills and Resources - The Energy Project. Agencies and organizations that would contribute to sustaining CBOs.
Box 1 Item #73
Hughes, Ken; Pape, Barbara. Innovative Energy Projects: Models for Self-Sufficiency. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
October 1981
Policy Proposal
Community Skills and Resources, The Energy Project. Assessments and Plans for Community Participation in saving energy.
Box 1 Item #74
The Coop Bank: New Funds for Community Development: Washington D.C.: Conference/Alternative State & Local Policies, 1978.
April 1, 1978
Legislation Brief
Section-by-section summary of the Coop Bank Act
Box 1 Item #75
Peirce, Neal R. & Hagstrom, Jerry. Watch Out, New Right, Here Come the 'Young Progressives'- National Journal Political Report. Washington D.C.: Conference/Alternative State & Local Policies, 1978.
December 30, 1978
Journal Political Report
Article w/ description of the ideals of the upcoming social activists such as philosophy, conference activities, initiatives & groups
Box 1 Item #76
Kieschnick, Michael & Katzmann, Lynne S.. Policy Memo- 1981 & 1983 Memorandums. Washington D.C: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1981.
May 10, 1981, January 1983
Policy Memorandum
2 legislation memorandums- #1: Developing A State Venture Capital Strategy (Kieschnick, May10, 1981). #2: A Pro-Competitive Model for a Statewide Health Insurance Program: The Oregon Proposal (Katzmann, January, 1983)
Box 1 Item #77
Schweke, William & Webb, Lee. Putting America Back To Work: What States & Cities Can Do: Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1982.
1982
Policy Handbook
Documented summary of employment issues in the U.S.- 4 sections including new work strategies, access to employment for the disadvantaged, assisting the unemployed, worker rights; organizational resources: 74 pages
Box 1 Item #78
Logan, Patricia (Ed.). Community Energy Cooperatives: How to Organize, Manage and Finance Them- An Organizer's Handbook. Washington D.C.: Co-op Development & Assistance Project Energy Project. Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies. Revised Edition, 1982.
1982
Policy Handbook
Revised edition from 1980 Original print. Documented summary for alternatives to the energy crisis- 8 sections including problems, cooperatives, case studies, organizing, finance, business planning, plus Appendix A-E & glossary: 229 pages
Box 1 Item #79
Leibig, Michael. Mandating Social Prudence: A Handbook for Pension Investment- Studies in Pension Fund Investment 12. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1982.
February 1, 1982
Policy Handbook
Documented summary of Pension Investment issues- 4 sections including pension plan creation, regulation, implementation, & administration, plus intro & conclusion, and Appendix A-B: 99 pages
Box 1 Item #80
Moore, Nancy. The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: Eligibility: How Co-ops and Community Organizations Can Use The Co-op Bank- NCCB Monitoring Report 4: Co-op Development And Assistance Project. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternatives State & Local Policies, 1982.
September 1982
Policy Handbook
Manual providing step-by-step info regarding eligibility for fund from the NCCB- 5 sections plus Appendix and 6 Exhibits: 56 pages
Box 1 Item #81
Conference Reports. Wisconsin: Alternative State & Local Policies, 1975.
June 13-15, December 5-7, 1975
Conference Report
2 conference reports- #1: Where Do We Go From Here?...Conference Report. 13/14/15 June 1975. Madison, Wisconsin (Report prepared by Barbara Bick). #2: Southwest Regional Conference. Dec.5-7, 1975.
Box 1 Item #82
Webb, Lee. State Bank for Coops: A Proposal to Establish a State Bank for Cooperatives and a State Cooperative Development Agency. Washington D.C.: Institute for Policy Studies, 1975.
October 1975
Policy Proposal
Policy review proposal. 6 sections including cooperative approach to employment & economic development, cooperatives today, opportunities for creation & expansion, history of government efforts, assistance needed, conclusion & recommendations, plus footnotes & bibliography. Proposal prepared for the Department of Employment Development of the State of California
Box 1 Item #83
Jones, David & Webb, Lee (Ed.). America's Cities and Countries: A Citizens Agenda. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983
Policy Agenda
Book with 11 sections for each policy issues plus list of contributors
Box 2 Item #1
Newman, Sandy & Jones, David with Lizzaralde, Carlos. Model Agenda. Voter Registration: An Agenda for the States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
October 1983
Policy Agenda
"A model agenda on a critical public policy issue prepared for public officials, civic leaders and activists" - 8 pages
Box 2 Item #2
Freedberg, Michael & Hatfield, Anne. Financing Energy Conservation: What States and Cities Can Do. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983
Policy Report
4 chapters including public & private sources of funds, financing vehicles, loan structures, plus glossary and resource list
Box 2 Item #3
Jones, David & Webb, Lee (Ed.). America's States: A Citizens Agenda 1983-84. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983-1984
Policy Agenda
Book with 10 sections for each policy issues plus liste of contributors
Box 2 Item #4
Bohannon, Mark & Buckley, Mary & Osborne, David. The New Right In The States: The Groups, The Issues, And The Strategies. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1984.
1984
Policy Report
6 sections including what is the new right, its organizations, future directions, challenges, and appendices
Box 2 Item #5
Tryens, Jeffrey (Compiled by). Toxic Substances: New Ideas for the Midwest, Agenda '85. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1984.
December 7-8, 1984
Policy Report
Chicago: various legislations/act compiled with data and other info
Box 2 Item #6
Martin, Sandra. The New Right's Education Agenda for the States: A Legislator's Briefing Book. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
1985
Policy Brief
5 chapters including "the alec approach to education", what legislators need to know, "parent's role in education", "teacher's role in education", "state's role in education", plus appendices
Box 2 Item #7
Sherry, Susan. High Tech and Toxics: A Guide for Local Communities. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
October 1985
Policy Guide
469 page book with 7 chapters including high technology, facing the problem, health hazards, opportunities for local government, etc., plus appendices
Box 2 Item #8
Various authors. Women in the Economy: Equity for Farm Women - Proposals for Estate Tax Reform. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1978.
1978
Policy Report
Policy report on women farmers which includes policy reviews, reforms and newspaper articles
Box 2 Item #9
Kelly, Ed (Ed.). Tax Abatements - Resources for Public Officials, Trade Unionist & Community Leaders. Washington D.C.: Center for Policy Alternatives, 1979.
1979
Policy Report
4 sections including: the problem, war between the states, citizen/labor mobilization, Ohio case study
Box 2 Item #10
1979 Annual Report: The Agriculture Project. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Annual Report
6 sections including: history & goals, highlights of project activities, conference & workshops, publications, staff, steering committee, plus appendiz
Box 2 Item #11
Coltman, Edward & Metzenbaum, Shelley. Investing in Ourselves: Strategies for Massachusetts - Studies in Pension Fund Investments 1. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1979.
June 1979
Policy Report
A report of 6 chapters plus appendix A-E including: intro, objectives, alternatives, checklist of actions, investor strategies, resources & proposed legislation
Box 2 Item #12
Redirecting Public Funds: A Strategy for the City of Berkley - Studies in Pension Fund Investments 9. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1980.
May 1, 1980
Policy Report
"A report of the Citizens Committee on Responsible Investments". 8 sections including: intro, summary of recommendations, promoting indirect benefits to Berkley from investments, investment vehicles, cooperation w/ other investors, etc., plus appendices A-H
Box 2 Item #13
Schur, Robert & Phelan, Marilyn. The Housing Crisis: A Strategy for Public Pension Funds - Studies in Pension Fund Investements 11. Washigton D.C.: Conference on Alternatives State & Local Policies, 1981.
December 1981
Policy Report
7 sections including: diagnosis of the problem, pension fund transfusion, treating the patient, alternatives, etc., plus notes
Box 2 Item #14
Rosen, Corey. Employee Ownership: Issues, Resources and Legislation - A Handbook for Employees & Public Officials. Washington D.C.: National Center for Employee Ownership & the Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1982.
June 1982
Policy Report
8 sections including: executive summary, intro, employee ownership models, employee-owned companies, obstacles to expanding employee ownership, federal programs, roles for state & local governments, plus footnotes & appendices
Box 2 Item #15
Freedberg, Louis. America's Poisoned Playgrounds: Children and Toxic Chemicals. Washington D.C.: Youth News & Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983
Policy Report
8 chapters including: overview & major findings, "Inner City Canaries", pesticides, freeway parks, etc., and resources for action
Box 2 Item #16
Goldberg, Lenny. Building Cooperatives in California: A Model for State Action. California Cooperative Federation and Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983
Policy Report
4 chapters including: co-op history in CA, consumer goods & services cooperatives, housing cooperatives and worker cooperatives, plus appendix A -D
Box 2 Item #17
Tryens, Jeffrey (Ed.). The Toxics Crisis: What States Should Do. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1983.
1983
Policy Report
6 sections including: intro, protecting workers, protecting the community, waste disposal waste clean-up, plus list of contributors and end notes
Box 2 Item #18
Tarr-Whelean, Linda (Ed.). A Women's Rights Agenda for the States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1984.
1984
Policy Agenda
5 sections including: intro, employment & economic issues, human services & education, political & human rights, plus list of contributors
Box 2 Item #19
Webb, Lee & Tryens, Jeffrey (Ed.). An Environmental Agenda for the States. Washigton D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1984.
1984
Policy Agenda
14 chapters on background facts and legislations for 14 environmental issues, plus intro & list of contributors
Box 2 Item #20
Arnheim, Louise & Tryens, Jeffrey (Ed.). Legislative Sourcebook - Health Policy: Expanding Access to Care. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
1985
Policy Report
2 part book: PartI:Funding Mechanism. PartII: Basic Health Care Plans & Insurance Proposals.
Box 2 Item #21
Peters, Farley (Compiled by). Taxes and Revenue: New Ideas for the Midwest - Agenda '85. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1984.
December 7-8, 1984
Policy Report
Chicago Illionois. 5 sections including legislation reviews and newspaper articles around categories of: "fiscal structures and policy considerations", "management and budget policies", "tax and revenue innovations", "tax policy and economic development", and "general"
Box 2 Item #22
Davidoff, Linda & Williams, Cynthia (Prepared by). Executive Orders: A New Strategy to Use Public Agencies to Increase Voter Registration. Washington D.C.: Human Serve Fund, Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
1985
Policy Report
6 sections including intro, executive order strategy, texts of executive orders, implementation instructions to employees, key issues and list of contacts
Box 2 Item #23
Arnheim, Louise & Webb, Lee (Ed.). A Health Care Agenda for the States. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
1985
Policy Report
7 sections including: intro, the health care crisis, health care for the elderly, health care financing & delivery, health care services, new approaches, health protection and list of contributors. (Note: Cover falling off)
Box 2 Item #24
Webb, Lee (Compiled by). Bank Deregulation: New Ideas for Illinois. Springfield, Illinois. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1985.
April 10, 1985
Policy Report
Newspaper articles & policy reviews on the categories of "general", "consumers", "economic development", and "communities"
Box 2 Item #25
Dawson, Steven L. . Worker Cooperatives and the National Consumer Cooperative Bank Act. Washington D.C.: Conference/Alternative State & Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Policy Report
Paper concept on worker cooperatives and the Bank Act - 15 pages
Box 2 Item #26
Parker, Richard & Taylor, Tamsin. Strategic Investment: An Alternative for Public Funds. Studies in Pension Fund Investments 6. Washington D.C: Conference on Alternative & Local Policies, 1979.
1979
Policy Report
9 sections including changes in the investments climate, the common stock controversy, linked deposits, stategic investment policy, etc.
Box 2 Item #27
Harrington, John C.. Packaging Housing Mortage Loan: Strategies for California. Studies in Pension Fund Investments 2. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative & Local Policies, 1979.
September 1979
Policy Report
5 sections of policy review including retirement & housing fund in CA, major findings, etc., plus appendices & bibliography
Box 2 Item #28
Webb, Lee & Schweke, William (Ed.). Public Employee Pension Funds: New Strategies for Investment. Resources for Public Officials, Trade Unionists & Community Leaders. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1980.
1980
Policy Report
11 chapters including overview, public control of capital, pension fund investment, political & institutional obstacles, etc., plus glossary & resources
Box 2 Item #29
Belden, Joe & Edwards, Gibby & Guyer, Cynthia & Webb, Lee (Ed.). New Directions in Farm, Land and Food Policies: A Time for State and Local Action. The Agriculture Project. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Policies, 1981.
Jaunary 1980
Policy Report
7 sections including strengthening the family farm, protecting farm land, conserving energy & natural resources, supporting low-income farmers, etc.
Box 2 Item #30
Various authors. Southwest Regional Conference Report. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies, 1975.
December 5, 1975
Report
Pamphlet sent to conference participants. Summarizes the conference discussions, offers articles that apply to the conference.
Box 3 Folder 1
Conference Report: Where do we go from here?
1975
Box 3 Folder 2
Midwest Conference Alternative State and Local Public Policy Report
1975
Box 3 Folder 3
Public Policy Reader of the Conference on Alternative State & Local Public Policies held June 13-15, 1975 in Madison, Wisconsin. The reader was edited and compiled by Derek Shearer and Lee Webb.
1975
This reader is available online here: http://ecommons.library.cornell.edu/handle/1813/29732
Box 3 Folder 4
Programs and Proposals: A Reader on Public Policy
1975
Box 3 Folder 5
Southwest Regional Conference Report
1975
Box 3 Folder 6
A Conference on Alternative Public Policy for Northeastern Cities
1976
Box 3 Folder 7
Legislative Handbook on Women's Issues
1976
Box 3 Folder 8
Public Control of Public Money: Should States and Cities Have Their Own Banks?
1976
Box 3 Folder 9
Report of the Second Annual Conference on Alternative State and Local Public Policies
1976
Box 3 Folder 10
Second Annual Public Policy Reader of the Conference on Alternative State & Local Public Policies held June 10-13, 1976 in Austin, Texas
1976
This reader is available online here: http://ecommons.library.cornell.edu/handle/1813/29733
Box 3 Folder 11
The Political and Economic Crisis of Northeast Cities
1976
Box 3 Folder 12
Industrial Exodus
1977
Box 3 Folder 13
Murray, Edward & Webb, Lee (Ed.). New Directions in State & Local Public Policy. Washington D.C.: Conference on Alternative State & Local Public Policies, 1977.
June 1977
Policy Report
Book that "details the innovative legislation and proposals in some of the crucial areas that governments face". 11 chapters on 11 policy issues (taxes, agriculture, controlling corporations, energy, revenue sharing, women in the economy, public employees, public capital, reinvestment, campaigns, & land use)
Box 3 Folder 14
New Directions in State and Local Tax Reform
1977
Box 3 Folder 15
Public Control of Public Money
1977
Box 3 Folder 16
Report of the Third Annual Conference on Alternative State and Local Public Policies
1977
Box 3 Folder 17
Fourth Annual National Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies
1978
Box 3 Folder 18
Pension Fund Investments: The Issue of Control
1978
Box 3 Folder 19
Public Policies for the Eighties, Perspectives and Resources for State and Local Action
1978
Box 3 Folder 20
Reforming Public Investment Policies: Proposals for San Diego
1978
Box 3 Folder 21
Women in the Economy
1978
Box 3 Folder 22
Women in the Economy: Policies and Strategies for Change
1978
Box 3 Folder 23
A Guide to Cooperative Alternatives
1979
Box 3 Folder 24
Fifth Annual National Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies: Agenda for the 80's
1979
Box 3 Folder 25
Investing in Ourselves: Strategies for Massachussetts
1979
Box 3 Folder 26
Misc. notes from Fifth Annual National Conference on Alternative State and Local Policies: Agenda for the 80's
1979
Box 3 Folder 27
New Directions in Farm, Land and Food Policies, A Time for State and Local Action
1979
Box 3 Folder 28
Packaging Housing Mortgage Loans: Strategies for California
1979
Box 3 Folder 29
Public Employee Pension Funds: New Strategies for Investment
1979
Box 3 Folder 30
Strategic Investment: An Alternative for Public Funds
1979
Box 3 Folder 31
The Public Balance Sheet: A New Tool for Evaluating Economic Choices
1979
Box 3 Folder 32
The Shifting Property Tax Burden: The Untold Cause of the Tax Revolt
1979
Box 3 Folder 33
Assisting Beginning Farmers: New Programs and Responses
1980
Box 3 Folder 34
Cooperatives and Energy #1: New Coops and the National Consumer Coop Bank
1980
Box 3 Folder 35
Energy Conservation: Resources
1980
Box 3 Folder 36
Investing in Minnesota: A Proposal to use State Moneys for Maximum Benefit
1980
Box 3 Folder 37
Manual on Pay Equity: Raising Wages for Women's Work
1980
Box 3 Folder 38
Natural Resource Taxation: Perspectives, Resources, and Issues
1980
Box 3 Folder 39
New Initiatives in Energy Legislation: A State by State Guide: 1979-1980
1980
Box 3 Folder 40
Plant Closings: Issues, Politics, and Legislation
1980
Box 3 Folder 41
Redirecting Public Funds: A Strategy for the City of Berkeley
1980
Box 3 Folder 42
Revitalizing New York City's Economy: The Role of Public Pension Funds
1980
Box 3 Folder 43
Social Investments and the Law: The Case for Alternative Investments
1980
Box 4 Item # 44
State and Local Tax Revolt: New Directions for the 1980s. Author Tips/Webb
1980
Box 4 Item # 45
The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: Will its Promise be Realized?.
1980
Box 4 Item # 46
The New Right: A Growing Force in State Politics. Author Hunter, William
1980
Box 4 Item # 47
Citizen Involvement in Community Energy Planning. Author Hughes/Pape
1981
Box 4 Item # 48
Cooperatives & Energy #2: Annoted Bibliography and Resource Directory.
1981
Box 4 Item # 49
Divesting From South Africa: A Prudents Approach for Pension Funds. Author Litwak/Estrella/ McTique
1981
Box 4 Item # 50
Employee Ownership: Issues, Resources and Legislation. Author Rosen, Corey
1981
Box 4 Item # 51
Energy Planning and Education: A Handbook for Community Leaders and Organizations. Author The Energy Project
1981
Box 4 Item # 52
Housing and Abandonment: Does Rent Control Make a Difference?. Author Marcuse, Peter
1981
Box 4 Item # 53
Innovative Energy Policies: A Briefing Book. Author The Energy Project
1981
Box 4 Item # 54
Innovative Energy Projects: Models for Self-Sufficiency. Author Hughes/Pape
1981
Box 4 Item # 55
Local Alternative Energy Futures: Perspectives and Resources. Author Brasuk/Mode/Glass
1981
Box 4 Item # 56
Meeting Local Energy Needs: Resources for Self-Sufficiency. Author Freedburg, Michael
1981
Box 4 Item # 57
Solarizing America: The Davis Experience. Author Vine, Edward
1981
Box 4 Item # 58
State and Local Solar Energy Policy: Meeting Low-Income Needs. Author Okagaki, Alan
1981
Box 4 Item # 59
The Housing Crisis: A Strategy for Public Pension Funds. Author Schur/Phelan
1981
Box 4 Item # 60
The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: The First Year: Analysis of Policies and Recommended Changes. Author Gordan/Logan
1981
Box Item # 61
Ways & Means - Moved to a different box
May-June 1981
Box 4 Item # 62
Community Energy Cooperatives: How to Organize, Manage and Finance Them.
1982
Box 4 Item # 63
Mandating Social Prudence: A Handbook for Pension Investment. Author Leibig, Michael
1982
Box 4 Item # 64
New Initiatives in Energy Legislation: A State by State Guide: 1981-1982. Author The Energy Project
1982
Box 4 Item # 65
Putting America Back to Work: What States and Cities can do. Author Schweke/Webb
1982
Box 4 Item # 66
The National Consumer Cooperative Bank: Eligibility: How Coops and Community Organizations Can use the Coop Bank.
1982
Box 4 Item # 67
America's Cities and Counties: A Citizen's Agenda.
1983
Box 4 Item # 68
America's Poisoned Playgrounds: Children and Toxic Chemicals. Author Freedburg, Michael
1983
Box 4 Item # 69
Building Cooperatives in California: A Model for State Action.
1983
Box 4 Item # 70
Financing Energy Conservation: What States and Cities can do. Author Freedburg/Hatfield
1983
Box 4 Item # 71
Model Agenda: Voter Registration: An Agenda for the States.
1983
Box 4 Item # 72
The Toxics Crisis: What the States Should do. Author Tryens, Jeffrey
1983
Box 4 Item # 73
America's States: A Citizen's Agenda 1983-1984.
1984
Box 4 Item # 74
An Environmental Agenda for the States. Author Webb/Tryens
1984
Box 4 Item # 75
Winning the Right to Know: A Handbook for Toxics Activists. Author Chess, Caron
1984
Box 4 Item # 76
Financing Deregulation: New Opportunities for Rural Economic Development. Author Siegel/Kwass/Reamer
1986
Box 4 Item # 77
Legislative Sourcebook on the Environment. Author Tryens, Jeffrey
1986
Box 4 Item # 78
Policy Strategies for an Adequate Family Income: a Briefing Book.
1986
Box 4 Item # 79
State Issues Forum: Policy Strategies for an Adequate Family Income.
1986
Box 4 Item # 80
Business Climate Yields to Growth Climate: The Midwest Pioneers the New Age.
1987
Box 4 Item # 81
The Women's Economic Justice Agenda: Ideas for the States. Author Tarr-Whelan/Isensee
1987
Box 4 Item # 82
Women's Voices: A Report.
1992
Box 4 Item # 83
Beginning Farmers Assistance Acts (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 84
Interstate Grain Marketing Compact (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 85
Iowa Family Farm Act (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 86
Iowa Non-Resident Alien Ownership Act (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 87
Minnesota Family Farm Security Act (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 88
New Directions in Farm, Land and Food Policies: A Time for State and Local Action.
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 89
North Dakota Graduated Land Tax (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 90
Protecting the Family Farm/Preserving Farm Land. Author Webb
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 91
Saskatchewan Land Bank Act (Innovative Legislation Series). Author The Agricultrue Project
Unknown
Box 4 Item # 92
State Wars over Saturn: A Policy Reader on Industrial Recruitment. Author Midwest Leadership Project
Unknown