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Ronald Fisher

Ph.D., Brown University

Address: 120D Marshall-Adams Hall
Tel: 517.355.0293
Fax: 517.432.1068
E-mail: fisherr1@msu.edu

Curriculum Vitae

  • Subnational government taxation and expenditures
  • Education finance
  • Intergovernmental fiscal relations
  • "Governmental Expenditure Implications of Autonomous Vehicles." National Tax Journal, March 2020
  • "Illustrative Assignments to Incorporate Research and Writing in Introductory Economics Classes." Journal of Economics Teaching, May 2019
  • "The Viruscession: State Tax Implications from the Great Recession," with R. Wassmer. Tax Notes State, April 13, 2020
  • "Does Perception of Gas Tax Paid Influence Support for Funding Highway Improvements?" with R. Wassmer. Public Finance Review, 2017
  • "State and Local Public Finance", fourth edition, Oxford: Routledge, 2016
  • State and Local Public Finance, fifth edition, forthcoming 2021
  • "How Much do State-local Governments Spend for Infrastructure Investment? A Historical and Cyclical Analysis."
  • "Criminal Justice Spending by State and Local Governments"
  • "Publication Patterns in Public Finance Journals"

Michigan State University Department of Economics