Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
M.P.A., Columbia University
M.B.A.,Illinois Institute of Technology
B.A., Renmin University of China
Assistant Professor/Extension Specialist
Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
Michigan State University
446 W. Circle, Dr., Rm 89
East Lansing MI 48824
Recent Research and Policy Presentations
Open the black box: State intervention in local government fiscal affairs in Michigan. Paper to be presented at the Association of Budgeting and Financial Management Annual Meeting, (2016, October) Seattle, WA.
Evaluation of property-tax-based financing tools by municipalities: A Conceptual Framework. Paper to be presented at the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management, Miami, FL.
Wang, S. (2015, October). Effects of state-imposed TELs on municipal revenue structure. Paper to be presented at the Association of Budgeting and Financial Management Annual Meeting, Washington D.C.