Bob Bland, Ph.D.

Endowed Professor of Local Government
Bob Bland
Primary Research Interests: 
  1. Local tax policy -- Tax increment financing; property tax policy; economics of local investment;
  2. Intergovernmental revenue -- flypaper and fungibilty effects if grants (and gifts);
  3. Municipal bond market -- US and China.
  4. City management -- performance measurement; financial management
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Research Areas: 

State and local tax policy, capital and operating budgeting, municipal debt management, city/ county management, local politics