Urban Economics

Nadia Greenhalgh-Stanley, SWIB 2017 Speaker

Nadia Greenhalgh-Stanley, Ph.D.

Department of Economics
Associate Professor
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-2366
Biography

Nadia Greenhalgh-Stanley received her Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 2009. Her research and teaching interests include Urban Economics, Public Economics, Health Economics and Microeconomics. Her research mainly focuses on housing and portfolio decisions of the elderly in relation with changes in Medicaid, Medicare and long-term care insurance.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)

Education
Ph.D., Syracuse University, 2009
Expertise
Economics of Aging, Urban Economics, Public Economics
Publications
  • Rohlin, Shawn. (2013). How Does Bankruptcy Law Impact Elderly Business and Housing Decisions. Journal of Law and Economics, 56, 417-451.
Shawn Rohlin

Shawn Rohlin, Ph.D.

Department of Economics
Associate Professor & Director of Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-1098
Biography

Shawn Rohlin is an Associate Professor of Economics at Kent State University. His research specialties are in Urban, Public and Labor Economics. Specifically, his research studies how government policies impact local economic factors, such as business location decisions. He received the Junior Scholar Award from the Lincoln Land Institute in 2011. In 2012, he received the David C. Lincoln Fellowship in Land Value Taxation. His research has won the "Most Outstanding Paper" in 2011 for Public Finance Review. He received his Ph.D. and Master's degree in economics from Syracuse University in 2009 and 2006, respectively. Rohlin also graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2004.

CURRICULUM VITAE (PDF)

Education
Ph.D. Economics, Syracuse University, 2009. , M.A. Economics, Syracuse University, 2006. , B.A. Economics, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2004
Expertise
Global Management Center, Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation, Urban Economics, Regional Economics, Public Finance, Labor Economics
Publications
  • Reynolds, C. Lockwood, & Rohlin, Shawn M. (2014). Do Location-based Tax Incentives Improve Quality of Life and Quality of Business Environment? Journal of Regional Science, 54(1) , pp.1-32.
  • Greenhalgh-Stanley, Nadia & Rohlin, Shawn M. (2013). How Does Bankruptcy Law Impact the Elderly and their Housing Decisions? Journal of Law and Economics, 56(2) pp. 417-45.
  • Hanson, Andrew & Rohlin, Shawn M. . (2013). Do Spatially Targeted Redevelopment Programs Spill-Over. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 43(1), pp. 86-100.
  • Thompson, Jeffery P. & Rohlin, Shawn M. (2012). The Effect of Sales Taxes on Employment: New Evidence from Cross-Border Panel Data Analysis. National Tax Journal, 65(4), 1023-1042.
LOCKWOOD

C. Lockwood Reynolds, Ph.D.

Department of Economics
Associate Professor
Campus:
Kent
Contact Information
Phone:
330-672-1089
Biography

C. Lockwood Reynolds received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 2007. His teaching and research interests are in microeconomics, labor economics, public economics and the economics of education. He primarily researches access and completion in higher education with a particular focus on the effects of college choice and the role of various household resources on educational decisions. He also researches the local effects of government policies designed to encourage economic activity with a focus on the spatial or distributional implications of such policies.

He teaches Principles of Microeconomics and the Economics of Labor Markets. He also teaches Managerial Economics in the MBA program and is a four-time winner of the Outstanding MBA Professor Award. He has also been recognized with the College of Business Administration Tenured/Tenure Track Teaching Excellence Award.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Education
Ph.D. Economics, University of Michigan, 2007, MA Economics, University of Michigan, 2004, BA Economics and Japanese, Williams College, 2001
Expertise
Labor Economics, Public Economics, Economics of Education, Urban Economics
Publications
  • Park, Jooyoun & Reynolds, C. Lockwood & Rohlin, Shawn . (2014). The Impact of Import-related Displacement on Local Business Activity. Regional Science and Urban Economics, 48(Sept.), pp. 94-109.
  • Johnson, Eric & Reynolds, C. Lockwood. (2013). The Effect of Household Hospitalizations on the Educational Attainment of Youth. Economics of Education Review, 37, pp. 165-182.
  • Lovenheim, Michael F. & Reynolds, C. Lockwood . (2013). The Effect of Housing Wealth on College Choice: Evidence from the Housing Boom. Journal of Human Resources, 48(1): pp. 3-37.
  • Reynolds, C. Lockwood & Rohlin, Shawn. (2014). Do Location-based Tax Incentives Improve Quality of Life and Quality of Business Environment. Journal of Regional Science, 54(1), pp. 1-32.