published

under review

working papers


Presentations: 

2018:

  • Presenter, National Tax Association Annual Conference

    • Rainy Day Funds and the Fiscal Mix: Evidence from U.S. States

  • Presenter, Southern Economic Association Annual Conference

    • The Fiscal Consequences of Natural Disasters: Evidence from U.S. States

  • Presenter, Eastern Economic Association Annual Conference

    • The Political Economy of Balanced Budget Rules: Evidence from U.S. States

2017: 

  • Panelist, Environmental Policy and the Indigenous Rights of Native Americans, Aquinas College

  • Presenter, Building Consensus around Sustainability: Experience with a Green Revolving Fund, Aquinas College

2016:

  • Presenter, 109th Annual National Tax Association Conference on Taxation

    • "The Political Economy of Balanced Budget Requirements: Evidence from U.S. State Environmental Expenditure, 1975-2011"

  • Presenter, Craft Beer and Sustainability, Aquinas College Economicology Brown Bag

  • Panelist, West Michigan Economic Symposium, Hope College

  • Moderator, Forum on the Minimum Wage, Aquinas College Department of Economics

  • Presenter, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference

    • "Using Economic Principles to Teach Sustainability"

  • Instructor, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute two-part lecture series

    • “Taxes and Expenditures: History and Analysis of U.S. Tax System” 

  • Presenter, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Conference

    • "Balanced Budget Rules and U.S. State Environmental Expenditure"


2015:

  • Panelist, Aquinas College Economicology Forum on Sustainability

  • Presenter/Panelist, West Michigan Economic Symposium

  • Presenter, Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Conference

    • "Using Economicology as a Catalyst for Campus Sustainability"

  • Panel Chair, Michigan Political Science Association Conference

  • Presenter, Great Lakes Place-based Education Conference

  • Presenter, Campus Compact Institute for Engaged Department Initiative

 

2014:

  • Panelist, West Michigan Economic Symposium

  • Instructor, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute three-part lecture series

    • “Valuing the Invaluable: The Economics of the Environment” 

  • Panelist, AQ History Department Panel on Poverty and Income Inequality

  • Member, West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum


2013:

  • West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum

  • Presenter, Aquinas College Sustainability Retreat

  • Presenter, American Association of Sustainability in Higher Education

  • Instuctor, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute three-part lecture series

    • “Boom and Bust: American Recessions 1929 – 2009” 

  • Panelist, AQ Political Science Panel on Economics of Mideast Crisis

  • University of Tennessee Department of Economics Seminar Series “Rainy Day Funds and US State Expenditure Shares”