The Estimated Economic Impacts and Benefits of Accountability Court Programs in Georgia

May 9, 2018

The Council of Accountability Court Judges and the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council partnered with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government to conduct an economic impact analysis of Georgia's Accountability Court Program.

Specifically, the recently released study analyzes the economic impact of the 1,729 adult Accountability Court graduates in fiscal year 2017. The study finds that Accountability Courts are estimated to have generated $38.2 million in economic benefits to Georgia and provides detailed information about those benefits. 

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