A simpler and efficient school finance system would be one that provides equitable student-centered funding paid for by taxes collected from a reformed sales tax.
Video of my testimony begins at times 3:08:20: http://tlcsenate.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=42&clip_id=11595.
Here is the handout of my testimony: http://www.texaspolicy.com/content/detail/revamping-texas-school-finance-system.
Ph.D. Economist at the Texas Public Policy Foundation. Blog posts are publications by the author.