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Maxwell faculty and students honored with 2020 One University awards

Syracuse University announced its 2020 One University Awards, honoring members of the University community for their scholarship, teaching, academic achievement, leadership and service. The following Maxwell faculty member and students were among the honorees:
May 14, 2020

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WP 219 Strategies to Build Economic Strength in Lagging Areas

Michael J. Wasylenko
The author looks at disparities among states; among different areas within states; and between residents in different occupationsin thriving areas of states.
November 30, 2019

Wasylenko quoted in WalletHub article on state/local tax policy

Michael Wasylenko, Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics, says "highly skilled, highly educated workers find the best job matches in East and West coast cities," which are typically located in high tax states.

March 14, 2019

Hou paper on China’s property tax plan earns prestigious Pu Shan award

Yilin Hou, professor of public administration and international affairs and senior research associate at the Center for Policy Research, has won a prestigious economic policy research award from the Pu Shan Foundation of China, for his paper "Real Property Tax: Ability to Pay, Distribution of Tax Burden, and Redistribution Effects."

February 20, 2019

Wasylenko cited in article on economic development

Michael Wasylenko, Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics, recently spoke at the Citizens Budget Commission conference on economic issues facing New York state. According to him, whose statements were featured on the article, stated that economic development programs require sustained support with horizons of 20 years


December 20, 2018

Wasylenko discusses urban economic growth in CT Viewpoints

Michael Wasyleko talks about how economic grown in urban economies in Connecticut depend on technological change, and innovation to create a new knowledge of skilled and innovative workers.
February 7, 2018

WP 204 Financing Central Cities

Michael Wasylenko
The working paper reviews the urban economics and local public finance literature in the context of fiscal viability of central cities.
June 30, 2017

Campbell Institute non-partisan guide helps New Yorkers consider shared services

Kristi Andersen, Shana Kushner Gadarian, Joseph V. Julian, Minchin G. Lewis, Grant Reeher, Danielle Thomsen, Michael Wasylenko, Colleen Dougherty, Zach Huitink, Eric van der Vort, Sunju Raybeck

The FY 2018 New York State Executive Budget established the County-wide Shared Services Property Tax Plan requiring local governments to consider ways of sharing services in order to save taxpayer money, and improve the delivery of those services. To support the implementation of this new law, the New York State Department of State contracted with the Campbell Institute to develop a non-partisan guide to help public officials and citizens more usefully consider the possibility of sharing services within their counties.

May 25, 2017

Wasylenko appointed Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics

David M. Van Slyke, dean of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, announced Friday the appointment of Michael Wasylenko as Maxwell Advisory Board Professor of Economics. This appointment recognizes his extraordinary service to the Maxwell School.
May 18, 2017

Maxwell celebrates graduates, faculty at Commencement Weekend 2017

“For more than 90 years, the way forward for our country has come from the prestigious Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, and it has been embodied by Syracuse University professors," said civil rights lawyer Vernon E. Jordan Jr., in his Commencement Address at the Syracuse University All University Commencement.

May 18, 2017

Wasylenko weighs in on Hancock International Airport upgrade in DO

“The transportation funds can (not only) get the personnel coming down here, but visitors,” Michael Wasylenko, professor of economics, said. “It would have a very good economic impact for us as a region.” 

January 31, 2017

Foreign Investment in the United States

Jan Ondrich and Michael J. Wasylenko
December 31, 1993

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