MPA Alumnus Brings Policy to Life at Regional Think Tank

Where is he now? Read more about Dustin, an MPA graduate, and his work as a Research and Policy Associate at the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy.

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Meet our New Director

Dr. Ron Zimmer, the new Director of the Martin School, was featured in an installment of "UK at the Half," which is aired at halftime during the radio broadcasts of UK football and basketball games. You can listen here!

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Ford Lecture featuring Senator Tom Daschle

Watch the full recording of the second annual Wendell H. Ford Public Policy Lecture, featuring Senator Tom Daschle and an expert panel.


We are excited to share the news that Dr. Jeremy Hall, a graduate of our Ph.D program and visiting professor, has been named a Co-Editor for Public Administration Review!

Cole Rakow, who recently defended his dissertation successfully, presented his research at APPAM. His paper is titled, "Revenue Complexity Vs. Revenue Diversification: A New Empirical Approach to an Old Debate." You can watch him present in a quick video!

Get to Know Us

This year, Dr. Petrovsky, one of the Martin School’s professors, is spending his sabbatical in Hong Kong! When he isn’t enjoying delicious roast duck, he’s learning from the students and professors at the City University of Hong Kong.

As the 2016 Dinstinguished Kentucky Economist, she will deliver a keynote message at the Kentucky Economic Association's 2016 Annual Conference. Congratulations, Dr. Toma!

Taxes, taxes, taxes! Learn more about what Dr. David Agrawal, an Assistant Professor of Economics both at the Martin School and in the Department of Economics, is passionate about.