BRYAN SHONE
[RESEARCH]
 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Behavioral Effects of Taxation, Health Economics, Economics of the Family, Defense Economics, State and Local Tax Policy, Land Use Economics, Distributional Effects of Taxation, Welfare Policy

RESEARCH IN PROGRESS 

"An Examination of the Choice of Magnitude of Property Tax Relief," with Matthew N. Murray

"The Effect of Property Tax Limits on Local Government Finances: A Within-State Study," with Brian C. Hill & Matthew N. Murray

"Exploring the Relationship Between Progressive State Taxes and Welfare Caseloads" with Kara D. S. Mitchell

ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS

"Impacts of Property Tax Limitations on Education Spending," with Brian Hill, Proceedings of the 100th Annual Conference on Taxation, National Tax Assocation (January 2009)

"Quantifying and Comparing the Value of Non-Timber Forest Products in the Amazon," with Jill L. Caviglia-Harris, Ecological Economics 58 (2): 249-267 (June 2006)

CENTER FOR BUSINESS & ECONOMIC RESEARCH (CBER) PUBLICATIONS

"The Economic Impact of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville on the State of Tennessee: Academic Year 2006-2007," with W. Fox (June 2009)

"The Economic Benefits of the U.S. Department of Energy for the State of Tennessee, FY 2008," with M. Murray, K. Mitchell, and C. McCamey (April 2009)

"The Current Economic Environment: State Revenues," with M. Murray et al., An Economic Report to the Governor of the State of Tennessee(January 2009)

"The Economic Impact of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville Athletic Department on the State of Tennessee: Academic Year 2006-2007," with W. Fox (August 2008)

"Business Attitudes Towards Education in Tennessee," with M. Murray and V. Cunningham (July 2008)

"The Economic Slowdown and State Tax Revenues," with M. Murray et al., Tennessee Business and Economic Outlook: Spring 2008 (May 2008)

"Long-Term Economic Outlook," with M. Murray et al., An Economic Report to the Governor of the State of Tennessee (January 2008)

"Education Crossroads: Opportunity for You, Me, Tennessee, and Society," with M. Murray et al., Prepared for the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, Nashville, TN (December 2007)

"Shifting Fortunes: The Long-Term Picture of Income Distribution in the U.S.," with M. Murray et al., An Economic Report to the Governor of the State of Tennessee, Knoxville TN (January 2007)

"Child Care Usage and Needs Among Current and Recent Families First Participants," with D. Bruce et al., Prepared for the Tennessee Department of Human Services, Nashville TN (draft submitted)

"Strategies for Wage Advancement Among Families First Participants," with D. Bruce and B. Kiser, Prepared for the Tennessee Department of Human Services, Nashville, TN (draft submitted)

"Outsourcing in State and Local Governments: A Literature Review and a Report on Best Practices," with L. Luna et al., Prepared for the Nashville-Davidson County Metropolitan Government Offices of Metropolitan Social Services, Nashville TN (September 2006)

"Non-Parent Caretakers of Child-Only Families First Cases: Evidence from Tennessee and Davidson County," with D. Bruce et al., Prepared for the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County Metropolitan Social Services, Nashville, TN (May 2006)

PRESENTATIONS

"Examining the Choice of Magnitude of Property Tax Relief," Western Economic Association's 85th Annual Conference, Portland, OR (upcoming June 2010)

"Economics and the Stock Market: A Presentation for the Talented and Gifted Program," Sequoyah Elementary School, Knoxville, TN (April 2009)

"An Examination of the Choice and Magnitude of Property Tax Relief," National Tax Association's 101st Annual Conference on Taxation, Philadelphia, PA (November 2008) & The University of Tennessee Greer Seminar Series, Knoxville, TN (December 2008)

"Are Realized Gains in Property Values Limited by Property Tax Assessment Caps?" University of Tennessee Economics Brown Bag Research Workshop, Knoxville, TN (February 2008)

"Impacts of Property Tax Limitations on Education Spending," National Tax Association's 100th Annual Conference on Taxation, Columbus, OH (November 2007)

"Applying a Hybrid Incentive-Based Instrument in a Nonpoint Source Pollution Setting," University of Tennessee Economics Brown Bag Research Workshop, Knoxville, TN (September 2007)

"Non-Parent Caretakers of Child-Only Families First Cases: Evidence from Tennessee and Davidson County," National Workforce Association and National Association of County Human Services Administrators Conference, St. Petersburg, FL (December 2006)

"To What Extent Are Progressive Tax Systems Redistributive?" University of Tennessee Economics Brown Bag Research Workshop, Knoxville, TN (November 2006)

"Understanding the Needs of Kinship Caregivers: Evidence from Caretakers of Child-Only TANF Cases," National Association for Welfare Research and Statistics, Jackson Hole, WY (August 2006)

"Quantifying and Comparing the Value of Non-Timber Forest Products in the Amazon," University of Tennessee Economics Brown Bag Research Workshop, Knoxville, TN (September 2004)

"The Costs and Benefits of Sustainable Agriculture in the Tropics," Camp Resources XII, Wilmington, NC (August 2004)

"Characteristics and Tendencies of the Late Nineteenth Century Work Force," Salisbury University Student Research Conference, Salisbury, MD (April 2004)

"Modeling the Agricultural Sector of Maryland’s Eastern Shore," Center for Applied Mathematical Sciences, Salisbury, MD (April 2003)

"The Poverty Thresholds and Household Members," National Conference for Undergraduate Research, Salt Lake City, UT (March 2003)

"A Neutral Stance on Monetary Policy," College Fed Challenge Competition (First Place Team), Federal Reserve Bank, Baltimore, MD (November 2002)