Many Americans these days do their shopping online-- for gifts, services, and even their groceries. However, unless the vendor has a physical location in the shopper's state, the purchaser likely isn't paying state and local sales taxes.
Dr. Denison has published a new study with co-author Dr. Robert Greer from UGA in Public Budgeting & Finance. Dr. Denison and Dr. Greer take a look at "the general factors that affect the distrubtion of debt among state and local governments."
Students graduating this winter will defend their Capstone Projects on Monday, November 28th. Each student will present their research to a panel of faculty and practitioners, followed by questions. We encourage students to attend!
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!