Assistant Professor of Economics and Finance
BS University of New Hampshire Mathematics and Economics 1974 MA University of Chicago 1977 PhD University of Chicago Economics 1983
Areas of Expertise:
Economics and Finance
"Capital Labor Substitution in Municipal Government." Public Finance Quarterly, 17 (4): 357-74, October l989.
"Tax Exemption of Municipal Bond Interest: Revenue and Allocation Effects." In Federal-State Local Fiscal Relations: Technical Studies, pp. 3l3-348. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, l986.
"Urban Infrastructure and Equilibrium Debt" (with J. B. Pritchett and G. S. Tolley). Urban Affairs Papers, 3 (2): 43-50, Spring 1981.
The Federal Government's Control of Energy (with G. Bittlingmayer). High School Debate Series. Washington: American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, 1978.
"The Economics of Expressway Noise Pollution Abatement" (with R. J. Vaughan). Rand Paper Series, P-5475, August 1975.
Presented "Comments on Deductibility of State-Local Taxes: Some Unresolved Issues," National Tax Association Meeting, New York, 1985.
Financial Economist, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of State and Local Finance, 1984-86.
Presented "Municipal Government Expenditures and Factor Demands," Public Lecture, University of Chicago, June 1983.
Presented "Investments in Local Public Infrastructure," Conference on Comparative Urban Policy Research, Chicago, 1979.
Research Associate, Twentieth Century Fund Project, 1978-1980. Consultant, Argonne National Laboratory, 1978.