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Workplace:Department of Public Policy and Administration, California State University-Sacramento, (more information at EDIRC)

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Journal Articles

2019

  1. Does the Likely Demographics of Affordable Housing Justify NIMBYism?
    Housing Policy Debate, 2019, 29, (2), 343-358 Downloads
  2. Does the Likely Demographics of Affordable Housing [Motivate] NIMBYism
    Housing Policy Debate, 2019, 29, (2), 374-379 Downloads

2017

  1. Does Perception of Gas Tax Paid Influence Support for Funding Highway Improvements?
    Public Finance Review, 2017, 45, (4), 511-537 Downloads

2016

  1. Further empirical evidence on residential property taxation and the occurrence of urban sprawl
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 2016, 61, (C), 73-85 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Suggestions for the Needed Standardization of Determining the Local Economic Impact of Professional Sports
    Economic Development Quarterly, 2016, 30, (3), 252-266 Downloads

2015

  1. An Analysis of State–Local Government Capital Expenditure During the 2000s[We present]
    Public Budgeting & Finance, 2015, 35, (1), 3-28 Downloads View citations (1)

2014

  1. The Issuance of State and Local Debt During the United States Great Recession
    National Tax Journal, 2014, 67, (1), 113-150 Downloads View citations (2)

2011

  1. The recent pervasive external effects of residential home foreclosure
    Housing Policy Debate, 2011, 21, (2), 247-265 Downloads View citations (5)

2009

  1. Sub-national Fiscal Activity as a Determinant of Individual Happiness: Ideology Matters
    Journal of Happiness Studies, 2009, 10, (5), 563-582 Downloads View citations (6)

2008

  1. Causes of Urban Sprawl in the United States: Auto reliance as compared to natural evolution, flight from blight, and local revenue reliance
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2008, 27, (3), 536-555 Downloads View citations (13)

2006

  1. Does a more centralized urban form raise housing prices?
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2006, 25, (2), 439-462 Downloads
  2. The Influence of Local Urban Containment Policies and Statewide Growth Management on the Size of United States Urban Areas*
    Journal of Regional Science, 2006, 46, (1), 25-65 Downloads View citations (15)

2003

  1. Improving educational productivity: Edited by David H. Monk, Herbert J. Walberg, and Margaret C. Wang. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, 2001. pp. 243. Price: $63.95 (paper)
    Economics of Education Review, 2003, 22, (6), 651-652 Downloads

2002

  1. Fiscalisation of Land Use, Urban Growth Boundaries and Non-central Retail Sprawl in the Western United States
    Urban Studies, 2002, 39, (8), 1307-1327 Downloads View citations (6)
  2. Interstate variation in the use of fees to fund K-12 public education
    Economics of Education Review, 2002, 21, (1), 87-100 Downloads View citations (5)

2001

  1. Bidding for Business: New Evidence on the Effect of Locally Offered Economic Development Incentives in a Metropolitan Area
    Economic Development Quarterly, 2001, 15, (2), 132-148 Downloads View citations (5)
  2. Making money matter: financing America's schools: Helen F. Ladd and Janet S. Hansen (Eds); National Academy Press, Washington, DC, 1999, pp. iv+352, Price US $39.95 cloth
    Economics of Education Review, 2001, 20, (6), 609-611 Downloads

1999

  1. Public Sector Technical Inefficiency in Large U.S. Cities
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1999, 46, (2), 278-299 Downloads View citations (45)

1998

  1. Economic Influences on the Structure of Local Government in U.S. Metropolitan Areas
    Journal of Urban Economics, 1998, 43, (3), 444-471 Downloads View citations (6)

1997

  1. School Finance Reform: an Empirical Test of the Economics of Public Opinion Formation
    Public Finance Review, 1997, 25, (4), 393-425 Downloads

1995

  1. Centralizing Educational Responsibility in Michigan and Other States: New Constraints on States and Localities
    National Tax Journal, 1995, 48, (3), 417-28 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Fiscal Dynamics of Local Elected Officials
    Public Choice, 1995, 83, (3-4), 221-49 View citations (7)
  3. The decision to 'bid for business': Municipal behavior in granting property tax abatements
    Regional Science and Urban Economics, 1995, 25, (6), 739-757 Downloads View citations (23)

1994

  1. Can Local Incentives Alter a Metropolitan City's Economic Development?
    Urban Studies, 1994, 31, (8), 1251-1278 Downloads View citations (6)

1993

  1. Property Taxation, Property Base, and Property Value: An Empirical Test of the 'New View'
    National Tax Journal, 1993, 46, (2), 135-59 Downloads View citations (16)

1992

  1. Optimal mortgage design when transaction costs constrain mobility
    Journal of Housing Economics, 1992, 2, (1), 17-36 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. Property Tax Abatement and the Simultaneous Determination of Local Fiscal Variables in a Metropolitan Area
    Land Economics, 1992, 68, (3), 263-282 Downloads View citations (2)

1990

  1. Local Fiscal Variables and Intrametropolitan Firm Location: Regression Evidence from the United States and Research Suggestions
    Environment and Planning C, 1990, 8, (3), 283-296 Downloads
    Also in Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 1990, 8, (3), 283-296 (1990) Downloads

Books

2000

  1. Bidding for Business: The Efficacy of Local Economic Development Incentives in a Metropolitan Area
    Books from Upjohn Press, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research Downloads View citations (11)

Chapters

2010

  1. California’s State and Local Revenue Structure After Proposition 13: Is Denial the Appropriate Way to Cope?
    Chapter 5 in State and Local Fiscal Policy, 2010 Downloads

2003

  1. The influence of local fiscal structure and growth control choices on 'big-box' urban sprawl in the American West
    Chapter 4 in The Property Tax, Land Use and Land Use Regulation, 2003 Downloads View citations (4)
 
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