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michaelhayesDr. Michael Hayes
Faculty Advisor

Dr. Michael S. Hayes received his Ph.D. in Public Administration & Policy from the School of Public Affairs at American University.  His research interests include public budgeting and finance, K-12 education finance, summer learning loss, value-added models, and state and local tax policy.  He has been honored with the Emerging Scholars Award by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs & Administration (NASPAA), and his research published in various academic journals including Public Budgeting & Finance, Public Management & FinanceEducational Policy, and Economic Letters.  In addition, he has been interviewed and cited in numerous media outlets including The Wall Street JournalCBS Local KYW-AM, Press of Atlantic CityEducation WeekNBC 10 Philadelphiaand The Brookings InstituteProfessor Hayes teaches Quantitative Methods, Foundations of Policy Analysis, and Financial Management of Public Programs.

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