Center for Business and Economic Research Experts

Matthew Murray

Director of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, Associate Director of the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research, Professor of Economics

Matthew Murray’s recent research has focused on the performance of state sales and corporate income taxes; federal fiscal policy and consequences for state revenues; economic development policy and incentives; state-level energy policy; and financing mechanisms for transportation infrastructure.


LeAnn Luna

Associate Professor of Accounting

LeAnn Luna is an accounting professor who holds a joint appointment with the Department of Accounting and Information Management and the Center for Business and Economic Research. Her research on e-commerce and §529 college savings plans has received national attention.


William (Bill) Fox

Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research, Chancellor's Professor, William B. Stokely Distinguished Professor of Business

Chancellor’s Professor Bill Fox is an expert in Internet taxation, state tax policy, public finance and fiscal federalism and has been widely published in these areas.