Tuesday, February 03, 2009
Tennessee education may be state's deadweight
UT Economist Matt Murray (left) lays it out: Not only is Tennessee's economy at the mercy of global forces, but our laggard public-education systems ensures we'll trail more progressive dates, far into the future... unless something changes. KNS story today here. If Murray's name sounds familiar, it may be because he's been pointman in assessing economic benefits of automotive sector's investments in the state.