Mark Keightley

Adjunct Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Mark Keightley

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Ph.D., Florida State University


Mark Keightley is adjunct professor of public administration and international affairs, teaching policy analysis, among other topics.  He is also a specialist in economic policy in the Government and Finance Division of the Congressional Research Service. His research at CRS has been cited by the President's Council of Economic Advisers, U.S. Supreme Court, Government Accountability Office, Tax Policy Center, Federal Reserve of Dallas, Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, Center on Budget Policies and Priorities, CNN, Businessweek, Bloomberg, NY Times, Reuters, Tax Notes, Daily Tax Report, and various books and academic papers.

Keightley has previously taught in the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University, and in the Department of Economics at George Washington University. He has also been a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and an associate at the Congressional Budget Office. Mark earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in economics from Florida State University, and his B.S. in economics from the College of Charleston.