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Policy Analysis and Public Finance Faculty Group

Faculty MemberContact InfoInterests
../../profiles/thumb-image/nameAmbassador Rajendra M. Abhyankar
Professor of Practice

India and International Relations

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameOsita Afoaku
Clinical Professor

Human rights, sustainable development, democratization and state reconstruction in Africa, U.S.-African/Third World relations, and UN Security Council reform

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameShahzeen Z. Attari
Assistant Professor

Human behavior and resource use, Environmental psychology, and Social dilemmas

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDavid B. Audretsch
Distinguished Professor, Ameritech Chair of Economic Development, Director, Institute for Development Strategies, Director, SPEA Overseas Education Program

Economic policy, entrepreneurship, innovation, globalization, regional economic policy, industrial restructuring and government policy, small enterprises in Europe and the United States

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameCharles F. Bonser
Dean Emeritus, SPEA, Ameritech Professor Emeritus, SPEA, Professor Emeritus, Business

Economic development, public finance, management and leadership, the role of non-governmental organizations, public policy, transatlantic education and policy

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameSanya Carley
Associate Professor

Energy Policy, Electricity Technology Innovation Policy, Applied Econometrics, and Policy Instruments

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameBeth E. Cate
Associate Professor

Data governance and regulation; intellectual property; Constitutional law and Supreme Court decisionmaking; religion in public life and governance.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameAshley Clark
Clinical Assistant Professor, Director, Center for Survey Research

Survey methodology, human resource management including management of contingent employees, positive organizational scholarship

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDaniel Cole
Professor of Law and of Public and Environmental Affairs, Affiliated Faculty, Workshop in Political Theory and Policy Analysis

Environmental and Natural Resources Law and Economics, Property, and Polish Law

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameSameeksha Desai
Assistant Professor, Associate Director, Institute for Development Strategies

Entrepreneurship, innovation and economic development policy; political economy and allocation of entrepreneurship in areas of political instability, conflict and disaster; postconflict reconstruction; social entrepreneurship

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDenvil R. Duncan
Assistant Professor

Public Economics, Labor Economics, and Economic Development

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameSeth Freedman
Assistant Professor

Health Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDavid Good
Associate Professor and Director, Transportation Research Center

Quantitative policy modeling, productivity measurement in public and regulated industries, urban policy analysis

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameJohn D. Graham

Government reform, energy and the environment, and the future of the automobile in both developed and developing countries

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameKirsten GrĂžnbjerg
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Professor, Efroymson Chair in Philanthropy, Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, Indiana University

Nonprofit and public sector relationships. Current work examines the scope and community dimensions of the Indiana nonprofit sector. Other major areas of research focus on the American welfare system, nonprofit funding relations, and nonprofit data sources.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameBradley T. Heim
Associate Professor

Behavioral impact of tax policies on labor supply, consumption, income and earnings, employment mode, health insurance purchases, charitable giving, and retirement savings; analysis of labor, business, and household income dynamics.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDiane S. Henshel
Associate Professor

Sublethal health effects of environmental pollutants, especially pollutant effects on the developing organism, including the effects of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs) and related congeners on the developing nervous system of birds exposed in the wild and under controlled laboratory conditions

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameChaman Jain
Senior Lecturer

Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting and Reporting. Financial Management in Non Profit Organizations. Governmental Budgeting and Finance. Financial (Corporate) Management.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameCraig Johnson
Associate Professor

Capital markets and financial intermediation, financial management, public budgeting and finance, financing e-government, financing economic development, environmental and infrastructure finance

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameHaeil Jung
Assistant Professor

Applied Econometrics and Program Evaluation Methods, Social Policy for Disadvantaged Individuals and Families

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameRobert Kravchuk
Professor and Director, Master of Public Affairs (MPA) and Online MPA

Public Finance, Macro-budgeting, Public Debt Markets, U.S. Defense Department Procurement Management and the Political Economy of Reform in Formerly Socialist Countries

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameKerry Krutilla
Associate Professor

Theory and practice of benefit-cost analysis, environmental and energy policy analysis, environmental and energy program evaluation; natural resource management in developing countries.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameVicky J. Meretsky

Landscape-level conservation, conservation under climate change, ecology and management of rare species, integrating ecosystem research and endangered species management within adaptive management

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameJohn L. Mikesell
Chancellor's Professor

Governmental finance, especially questions of policy and administration of sales and property taxation; state lotteries; public budgeting; public finance in countries of the former Soviet Union

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameAshlyn Aiko Nelson
Associate Professor

Housing finance, education finance, education policy, the mortgage crisis

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameMaureen A. Pirog
Rudy Professor of Policy Analysis

Poverty and income maintenance with emphasis on child support enforcement, welfare reform, adolescent parenting, and methods of policy evaluation.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDaniel Preston
Clinical Assistant Professor, Deputy Director for Global Initiatives

International Affairs, Poverty Alleviation, Corporate and Public Sector Strategy, Country Competitiveness, Financial Markets, Economic Development, Education, Good Governance and Policy Analysis

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDeepak Rajagopal
Visiting Assistant Professor

Economics of energy and environmental policies, economics of life cycle analysis, economics of bioenergy systems, and impact of climate change on agriculture

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDavid Reingold

Urban poverty, economic development, social welfare policy, low-income housing policy, civil society and government performance

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameTerri L. Renner
Senior Lecturer

Financial management, information systems, and entrepreneurship

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameRafael Reuveny

International political economy with emphasis on globalization; rise and fall of major powers; political conflict and how it interacts with international trade, democracy, and the environment; sustainable development; Middle East political economy

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameKenneth R. Richards

Domestic and international climate change policy, environmental policy implementation, carbon sequestration economics and law, energy law, U.S. Forest Service organizational design and management.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameJustin Ross
Associate Professor

State and local public finance topics: property taxes; property assessment; local income taxes, zoning, local governance coordination, and tax amnesty programs

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameBarry M. Rubin
Professor and Policy Analysis and Public Finance Faculty Chair

Urban and regional economic development and impact analysis, state-level energy policy analysis and modeling, state-level impacts of global climate change, quantitative analysis of local government management and labor relations issues, statistics and quantitative methods, econometric modeling, and strategic planning and management.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameMichael Rushton
Professor and Director of Arts Administration Programs, Indiana University Director of Strategic Planning

Cultural economics, policy and administration; nonprofit organizations; tax policy. Current research concerns cultural districts, and tax policy towards nonprofit organizations and charitable donations.

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameDaniel Simon
Associate Professor

Competition and Firm Strategy; Customer Satisfaction; and Policy Analysis

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameKosali Simon

Health economics and policy—investigates the impact of state and federal regulations attempting to ease the availability of private and public health insurance for vulnerable populations on health insurance, health and labor market outcomes

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameNan Stager
Senior Lecturer and Director, Undergraduate Programs

Mediation, negotiation, alternative dispute resolution, public input processes

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameAnh Tran
Assistant Professor

Institutions and behavior of bureaucrats, entrepreneurs and workers in developing countries

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameJoanna Woronkowicz
Assistant Professor

Nonprofit management; Urban development; Cultural policy; Capital facilities investments; Applied econometrics; Survey methods

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameNikolaos Zirogiannis
Visiting Assistant Professor

Applied Econometrics, Time Series, Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, and Environmental Policy

../../profiles/thumb-image/nameC. Kurt Zorn
Professor and Associate Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education

State and local finance, transportation safety, economic development, gaming policy