Essays on Economic Development Policies
Evidence-based Approach to Drug Crisis
Combs, Alex Eugene
State Subsidy Composition in Higher Education: Policy and Impacts
Woodbury, Thomas Daniel
Three Essays on Local Public Finance
Three Essays on Interaction in Public Management
Steinbach, Shana Lynne
Is There a Tradeoff? Infant Health Outcomes and Managed Care Competition
Woodward, James Briggs
American Obesity: Rooted in Uncertainty, Institutions, and Public Policy
Three Essays on Public Organizations
Connelly, Dana D.
State Child Welfare Policy: Causes and Consequences
A Study of Corruption, Foreign Aid, and Economic Growth
Fraley, Tosha Kurzynske
Homogeneity, Sorting, and Social Capital: Differences in Rural and Urban School Peer Effects
Three Essays on Local Government Debt
Mamaril, Cezar Brian C.
Funding Defined Benefit State Pension Plans: An Empirical Evaluation
Arinaitwe, Jacklyn Makaaru
Subsidization Effects: Do Microfinance Institutions Subsidize the More Risky "Poor" Clients?
Burke, Jonica Louise
Three Essays on Structural Imbalance in State Budgeting
Sloan, Margaret F
Federal Funding of Nonprofit Organizations: Impacts, Oversight, and Accountability
Policy Innovation, Program Maintenance, and Enrollment: The Case of State Medicaid Buy-in Programs
Policy Innovation, Diffusion, Reinvention, and Evolution in State Medicaid Managed Care Programs
Three Essays on Municipal Bond Insurance
The Impact of Tax and Expenditure Limitations and Budget Stabilizations Funds on Fiscal Innovation and Fiscal Uncertainty: Empirical Evidence from State Governments
The Effect of Medicaid Managed Care on Access, Use and Expenditures: Is There a Geographic Variation?
The Roles of Teacher Characteristics, Preparation and Turnover
Wakefield, William Walter III
Medicare Physician Reimbursement Policy and Type of Service Volume Sensitivity
A Typology of Punctuated Equilibrium: The Comparative Effects of Mandated and Un-Mandated Budgetary Punctuations
Streams, Megan E.
Policy Interaction in the Public Finance of Successive Levels of Education
Nascent Entrepreneurs and Their Use of Business and Entrepreneurial Assistance Programs: Evidence from the Panel Study of Entrepreneurial Dynamics
Three Essays on Public University Debt Management
Shane, Julia Patton
The Effectiveness of Regulated and Unregulated Risks in Graduated Licensing Programs: An Effort to Reduce Fatalities Associated with Accidents Involving Teenaged Drivers in the United States
Haist, Margaret Patrick
After the Adoption and Safe Families Act: Outcomes of Children in Licensed and Unlicensed Kinship Foster Care
Hall, Jeremy L.
Disentangling Components of Innovation Capacity and Innovation Outcomes in Economic Growth and Development In the U.S. States
O’Connell, Lenahan Louis
Fighting Urban Sprawl: A Study in the Social and Organizational Roots of “Smart Growth” Policies
Kuezi-Nke, Marjorie Chisale
The relationship Between Issue Framing and Congressional Response: Setting the Policy Agenda for the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Issue, 1981-2000
School Choice and the Political Process: Interest Groups, Campaign Contributions and Roll Call Voting
The Role of Policy Entrepreneurs in Policy Diffusion
Taylor, Melissa A.
Regional Variation in New Firm Formation: An Analysis of Socio-Economic Factors
Wolfson, Gabriela S.
State Budget Institutions and “Optional” Entitlement Spending
Reaching for the Stars: A Comparison of Female and Male Army Officers' Career Progression
Eger, Robert J. III
Public Authorities: Their Role in State Government Financial Management
Does Foreign Government Policy Matter?: The Case of U.S. Direct Investment Abroad
Olberding, Julie C.
The Formation, Structure and Performance of Regional Partnerships for Economic Development in U.S. Metropolitan Areas
Jensen, Jason L.
Institutional Processes in the Birth and Diffusion of State Public Organizations
Jordan, Meagan McChe'
Punctuated Equilibrium as a Comprehensive Theory of Local Government Budgeting: The Proof is in the Tails
Udie, Matthias Akomaye
The Effects of Medicare Penetration into HMOs and Competition in the Medicare HMO Market on State of Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Ewalt, Jo Ann Gomer
An Analysis of the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Program in Kentucky: Determinants of Component Choice
Dension, Dwight Val
An Empirical Examination of Municipal Bond Insurance: Three Essays
Zimmer, Ronald W.
Identification of Peer Effects: Evidence Across Countries
Gray, Sandra C.
The Basle Accord Agreement on Bank Capital: A Policymaking Model for International Economic Cooperation
Clarke, George Weston Jr.
Institutional Determinants of Executive-Legislative Budgetary Conflict in the American States
Miller, Kenneth R. Jr.
Choosing your Poison: An Empirical Analysis of Jurisdictional Shopping among American Corporations
Wiggins, Purnima Nimmi
The Effects of Government Higher Education Funding on the Behavior of Colleges and Universities in the U.S.
The Determinants of Intergovernmental Grants and Expenditure Effects of Intergovernmental Grants on Grantor Governments
Kuder, Linda Brasfield
Attitudes Toward Age-Based Health Care Rationing
Kearns, Paula Scheliga
The Determinants of State Budget Periodicity, and the Implications for State Spending and Interest Group Activity
Trautman, Rhonda Riherd
Effects of Institutional Control upon State Debt Activity and Costs of Debt Programs: An Empirical Analysis