Building Trust with sound coastal
investment policies

About Us

The Public Affairs Research Council of Louisiana (PAR) is a private, nonprofit, citizen-supported research organization that studies the most pressing problems of state and local governments in Louisiana and, based on its research, recommends ways of solving them. PAR’s primary purpose is to provide accurate and objective information on governmental issues to Louisiana citizens, the new media and public officials. PAR relies on the contributions of its members to finance its research and public information programs.