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 is director of UT’s Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy and associate director of the Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research. He coordinates education and service programs, as well as research in the areas of global security and energy and environmental policy at the Baker Center.


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 Boyd 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 Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research, Chancellor's Professor, Boyd Professor of Business, Professor of Economics

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.