Technical Assistance Experts

  • 20120828CPR_Carlianne_Patrick_008_0.jpg Carlianne Patrick -

    Patrick’s primary research fields are urban and regional economics, public finance, and economic development policy. Her current research areas include interjurisdictional competition for mobile capital, job creation effects of economic development incentives, public finance impacts on the spatial allocation of economic activity, women’s entrepreneurship, large firm spillovers, and estimation consistency in the presence of unobserved… more »

  • SeamanBruce_WPThumb1 Bruce Seaman -

    A former staff economist and consultant for the Federal Trade Commission, Seaman serves as a consultant in private antitrust, business contractual dispute and civil tort cases. His research includes models of arts industry funding, price discrimination (including legal implications), private and public school choice, cost-benefit analysis and economic impact methodologies, international trade in cultural goods,… more »

  • wheelerl.jpg Laura Wheeler -

    Laura Wheeler is a senior research associate at the Fiscal Research Center and Center for State and Local Finance at Georgia State University. During her time at Georgia State University, Wheeler has worked on many issues related to state and local governments, such as forecasting revenue effects of proposed legislation, local government structure and finances,… more »