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John M. Yinger

Trustee Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs

John_Yinger

Contact Information
jyinger@maxwell.syr.edu

426 Eggers Hall
(315) 443-9062
Office Hours:
Tuesday & Thursday
1:00-2:00

Staff Support:
Emily Henrich
(315) 443-3114
erhenric@maxwell.syr.edu

Curriculum Vitae
John M. Yinger's CV

Director, Education Finance and Accountability Program (EFAP)
Associate Director, Center for Policy Research
Senior Research Associate, Center for Policy Research

Degree

Ph.D., Princeton University, 1975

Specialties

State and local government finance, education, urban policy

Personal Website

http://faculty.maxwell.syr.edu/jyinger/

Courses

Fall 2017

ECN 741.001 Urban Economics, TuTh, 11:00-12:20, Eggers Hall 112

Biography

John Yinger is a Trustee Professor of Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs, Director of the Education Finance and Accountability Program. John is also the Associate Director of the Metropolitan Studies Program. He has published dozens of articles in professional journals on the topics of education finance, discrimination in housing and mortgage markets, and urban economics. His most recent book, Housing and Commuting: The Theory of Urban Residential Structure is forthcoming. His edited volume, Helping Children Left Behind:  State Aid and the Pursuit of Educational Equity, published in 2004 and his co-authored book, The Color of Credit:  Mortgage Discrimination, Research Methodology, and Fair Lending Enforcement, appeared in 2002. Professor Yinger has also taught at Harvard University, the University of Michigan, and the University of Wisconsin; served as a senior staff economist at the President’s Council of Economic Advisers; and co-directed several state-level tax or aid studies. More

Publications

Selected Papers

Research Interests

School Finance
Racial Discrimination in Housing