Josh Goodman


Josh Goodman
Josh Goodman
Senior Officer
State Fiscal Health
The Pew Charitable Trusts


Josh Goodman helps lead research on fiscal management and place-based economic development programs as part of Pew’s state fiscal health project. Goodman has served as a primary author for Pew studies that examine how states should evaluate tax incentives and maintain budget discipline when implementing those incentives. Goodman was previously a staff writer for Stateline, a Pew initiative that provides daily reporting and analysis on trends in state policy.

Before joining Pew, he covered state and local government for Governing magazine. 

Goodman holds a bachelor’s degree in politics from the University of Virginia. 

Recent Work