Professor Rob Wassmer's Working Papers

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TITLE

DATE

Perception of Gasoline Taxes and Driver Cost: Implications for Highway Finance

December, 2014
   

California’s Reliance on Personal Property Taxation

(presentation to the IAAO Conference, Sacramento, 2014)

Power Point Presentation

Paper

August, 2014

 

 

Property Tax Abatement as Tax Expenditure?

(under revision for Public Finance and Management)

December, 2013

 

 

Differences in State and Local Government Public Capital Expenditure Before, During, and After the Great Recession: Did the Federal Stimulus Matter?

June, 2013

 

 

The Impact of Learning Time on Academic Achievement
(forthcoming in Education and Urban Society)

December, 2011

   

 

Proposition 13 Chapter (Forthcoming in the Encyclopedia of Housing)

October, 2011

 

 

Does Counseling Reduce Frequent Emergency Department Use?

August, 2009

 

 

The Desirability of Conducting a Cost/Benefit Assessment of the Sacramento Area Water Forum and its Successor Element and a Prospectus on How to Do It

August, 2005

 

 

A Regional View of Social Disparities

April, 2004

 

 

K-12 Education in the U.S. Economy: Its Impact on Economic Development, Earnings, and Housing Values

September, 2003

 

 

Introduction to Property Tax Policy

February, 2003

 

 

Urban Devolution and Metropolitan Local Governance in California's Next Half Century of Growth

January, 2003

 

 

Lessons from California Public Schools Where Performance Exceeds Predictions

November, 2002

 

 

An Economic Perspective on Urban Sprawl: With an Application to the American West and a Test of the Efficacy of Urban Growth Boundaries

September, 2002

 

 

An Analysis of Subsidies and Other Options to Expand the Productive End Use of Scrap Tires in California

November, 2002

 

 

The Benefits of Growth

October, 2002

 

 

Time, Tiebout, and Transition in the Structure of Local Governments in U.S. Metropolitan Areas

June, 2000