Christopher B. Goodman is an Assistant Professor at Rutgers University, based in the Department of Public Policy & Administration (in the Faculty of Arts & Sciences). This research focuses on local public finance, political economy and urban policy. For more information, see his bio and curriculum vitae. More.
Areas of Research
- Local Public Finance
- Political Economy
- Urban Economics
- Urban Policy
Local Government Fragmentation & the Local Public Sector: A Public Employment Approach. Presented at the North American Meetings of the Regional Science Association International, Atlanta, GA. Thursday, November 14, 2013. Presentation.
Goodman, Christopher B. Forthcoming. “Local Government Fragmentation & the Local Public Sector: A Panel Data Analysis” Public Finance Review.
House Prices & Property Tax Revenues During the Boom & Bust: Evidence from Small-Area Estimates. Presented at the Association for Budgeting & Financial Management, Washington, D.C.. Thursday, October 3, 2013. Presentation.
Goodman, Christopher B. and Suzanne M. Leland. 2013. “Cost Shocks and their Relationship to the Creation, Consolidation & Dissolution of US Local Governments” Public Finance & Management 13 (2): 58-79.
Local Government Fragmentation and the Local Public Sector: A Public Employment Approach. Presented at the Urban Affairs Association Conference, San Francisco. Friday, April 5, 2013.