I have JD from Northwestern University School of Law (2014) and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Michigan (2005). At Northwestern I was in the Accelerated JD program.
In October 2014, I expect to join the Tax Department at Ropes & Gray LLP.
Selected Academic Publications
Market Value Assessment and Idiosyncratic Tax-Price Risk: Understanding the Consequences of Alternative Definitions of the Property Tax Base, Regional Science and Urban Economics, July 2012 [January 2012 (pdf)]
No Relief: Tax Prices and Property Tax Burdens, Regional Science and Urban Economics, November 2011
Local Amenities and Rents: Tiebout Takes a Vacation, Journal of Regional Science, August 2008
Beggar Thy Neighbor? Property Taxation of Vacation Homes, National Tax Journal, December 2006
Property Tax Limitations: An Interpretative Review, National Tax Journal, September 2006
Link to Google Scholar Profile
Constitutional Constraints Under Uncertainty (with Andreas D. Pape) (available soon)
Liquidity Problems and Early Payment Default Among Subprime Mortgages (with Jane K. Dokko) [May 2011 version (pdf)], revised and resubmitted to The Review of Economics and Statistics