David Merriman

University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs

Chicago, IL 60607

United States

Department of Public Administration

Professor

400 S Peoria St.

2122 AEH (MC278)

Chicago, IL 60607

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Do Textbook Publishers Release New Editions Too Frequently?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Aug 2004
David Merriman
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs
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Using Littered Pack Data to Estimate Cigarette Tax Avoidance in NYC

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Dec 2012
David Merriman and Howard Chernick
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and City University of New York, CUNY Hunter College - Department of Economics
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tax evasion, interjurisdictional differentials, excise taxation, health and smoking

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Evidence About State by State Use of Tax Increment Financing

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Mar 2018
David Merriman, Di Qiao and Tianshu Zhao
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of Illinois Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Public Administration
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property taxes, business incentives, tax increment finance

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Another Look at 'Coveting Thy Neighbor's Manufacturing'

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 16 Mar 2014
David Merriman
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs
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Convergence in Government Spending: Theory and Cross-Country Evidence

Kyklos, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 587-620, November 2004
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Dec 2004
Mark Skidmore, David Merriman and Hideki Toya
Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Nagoya City University - Department of Economics
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Relative Tax Rates, Proximity and Cigarette Tax Noncompliance: Evidence from a National Sample of Littered Cigarette Packs

NBER Working Paper No. w22577
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Shu Wang, David Merriman and Frank J. Chaloupka
Michigan State University - Department of Political Science, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Economics
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Ivory Tower Meets Smoke-Filled Back Rooms of Politics: An Academic Perspective on Illinois' School Funding Debate

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 18, pp. 22-35, December 1998
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 23 Dec 2003
Stephen T. Mark, David Merriman and Therese J. McGuire
Government of New York City, NY - Independent Budget Office, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Northwestern University - Department of Management & Strategy
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Compensation for Commutes in the Land and Labor Markets: Some Evidence from the Tokyo Metropolitan Area

Journal of Regional Science, 34 (3, August): 297-324, 1994
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 Feb 2016
David Merriman and Daniel Hellerstein
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), Resource and Rural Economics Division
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compensation for commutes, random utilitiy model, non monocentric city, urban amenities

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Inertia and Neighboring Effects in Local Tax Policy: Illinois' Experience with a Local Option Tax on Telecommunications

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 31, Issue 2, pp. 99-116, 2011
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 Jun 2011
Yonghong Wu and David Merriman
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs
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Do Troubled Times Invite Cloudy Budget Reporting? The Determinants of General Fund Expenditure Share in U.S. States

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 35, Issue 4, pp. 68-89, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 09 Dec 2015
California State University, Stanislaus, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, Lake Forest College - Department of Economics and University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Public Administration
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Do Tax Increment Finance Districts Stimulate Growth in Real Estate Values?

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 39, Issue 2, pp. 221-250, 2011
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 26 May 2011
David Merriman, Mark Skidmore and Russ Kashian
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Do Tax Increment Finance Districts Stimulate Growth in Real Estate Values?

Real Estate Economics, Forthcoming
Posted: 31 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 15 Sep 2011
David Merriman, Mark Skidmore and Russell Kashian
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and University of Wisconsin - Whitewater - Department of Economics

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tax increment finance, economic development, property tax

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Do Wisconsin's Tax Increment Finance Districts Stimulate Growth in Real Estate Values?

State Tax Notes, Vol. 47, No. 2, January 14, 2008
Posted: 11 Jan 2008
David Merriman, Mark Skidmore and Russell Kashian
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs, Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics and University of Wisconsin - Whitewater - Department of Economics

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Understanding State Government Budget Problems: Insights from the Midwest Region

State Tax Notes, Vol. 34, No. 4, October 25, 2004
Posted: 24 Oct 2004
David Merriman and Richard F. Dye
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Lake Forest College - Department of Economics

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Does Tax Increment Financing Raise Urban Industrial Property Values?

State Tax Notes, Vol. 31, No. 7, February 16, 2004
Posted: 13 Feb 2004
Rachel N. Weber, David Merriman and Saurav Dev Bhatta
University of Illinois at Chicago - Urban Planning & Policy Program, University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and University of Illinois at Chicago - Urban Planning & Policy Program

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Did Distortionary Sales Taxation Contribute to the Growth of the Service Sector?

National Tax Journal, March 2000
Posted: 20 Apr 2000
David Merriman and Mark Skidmore
University of Illinois at Chicago - Institute of Government and Public Affairs and Michigan State University - Department of Agricultural Economics

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