Richard MeadowsG. Richard Meadows

Emeritus Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 912
Phone: (414) 229-3130
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Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis
A.M., Washington University, St. Louis
B.B.A., Texas A&M University

Research Interests:

Public Finance, Urban Economics

Selected Publications:

"Simulating Alternative Approaches to Addressing Fiscal Resource Tensions and Quality in U.S. Public Higher Education," Journal of Education Finance 38(1), Summer 2012, pp. 81 - 109. (with P. Roebber)

Urban and regional prosperity in a globalised new economy, Northampton, Mass.: Elgar, 2003 (edited with Roger Sugden and Rita Hartung Cheng).

"A National Development Bank: Survey and Discussion of the Literature on Capital Shortages and Employment Changes in Distressed Areas," with John Mitrisin, in George Sternlieb and David Listoken (eds.), New Tools for Economic Development: The Enterprise Zone, Development Bank, and RFG, Rutgers: Center for Urban Policy Research, 1981: 81-143.

"Combining Housing Market Trends and Resident Attitudes in Planning Urban Revitalization," with Steven T. Call, Journal of the American Institute of Planners, 44(3), July 1978: 297-305.

"Taxes, Spending, and Property Values: A Comment and Further Results," Journal of Political Economy, 84(4), August 1976: 869-80.