Benjamin Y. Clark

University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management

Associate Professor

Eugene, OR 97403

United States

http://bit.ly/BenClark

University of Oregon - Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact

Eugene, OR

United States

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Unraveling the Great Resignation: Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Oregon Workers

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jan 2022
Robert Parker and Benjamin Y. Clark
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 862 (39,690)

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coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccines, economic impacts

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The Impacts of Autonomous Vehicles and E-Commerce on Local Government Budgeting and Finance

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2018
Benjamin Y. Clark, Nico Larco and Roberta F. Mann
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon - School of Architecture and Allied Arts and University of Oregon School of Law
Downloads 475 (85,338)
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Autonomous Vehicles, urban planning, local government, budgeting, finance, taxation, expenditures

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COVID-19 Vaccinations in the Face of Omicron: Recommendations for a Safer 2022

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 05 Jan 2022
Robert Parker and Benjamin Y. Clark
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 451 (90,750)

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cornavirus, covid-19, vaccines, vaccine hesitancy

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Achieving COVID-19 Herd Immunity in Oregon: Progress & Challenges

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Aug 2021
Benjamin Y. Clark and Robert Parker
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon
Downloads 247 (173,535)

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COVID-19, corona virus, vaccination, vaccination hesitance, rural policy, urban policy

Evaluating the Validity and Reliability of the Financial Condition Index for Local Governments

Public Budgeting & Finance, 35(2): 66-88, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 08 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2015
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 221 (192,679)

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financial condition, financial health, Ohio, Great Recession, local government

Evaluating the Validity and Reliability of the Financial Condition Index for Local Governments

Public Budgeting & Finance, Vol. 35, Issue 2, pp. 66-88, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 1 (932,336)
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Do 311 Systems Shape Citizen Satisfaction with Local Government?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Sep 2014
Benjamin Y. Clark and Maria Shurik (Rokakis)
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Downloads 212 (200,633)
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coproduction, 311 systems, smartphone technology, public sector innovation, CRM, San Francisco

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Responding to the Economic Impacts of Coronavirus: A Proposed Oregon Economic Recovery and Resilience Framework

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 May 2020
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon, University of Oregon - Department of Planning, Public Policy & Management, ECONorthwest, ECONorthwest, ECONorthwest, University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and University of Oregon
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COVID-19, coronavirus, economic development, economic continuity

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COVID-19 Masking, Social Distancing & Vaccines: Results from a Random Sample Survey of Oregon Residents

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Dec 2020
Benjamin Y. Clark and Robert Parker
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon
Downloads 168 (246,126)

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coronavirus, COVID-19, masking, social distancing, COVID-19 vaccination

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The Roadmap to Keeping Oregon Open Part I: Establishing the COVID-19 Capacity for Testing and Contact Tracing Required to Keep the State Safe and Open

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 09 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2020
Benjamin Y. Clark, Robert Parker and Tim Duy
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon
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COVID-19, coronavirus, contact tracing, Oregon, testing, economic development

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Intelligence and Information Gathering Through Deliberative Crowdsourcing

Clark, B. Y., Zingale, N., & Logan, J. (2017). Intelligence and information gathering through deliberative crowdsourcing. Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs, 3(1), 55-78. doi:10.20899/jpna.3.1.55-78
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Benjamin Y. Clark, Nicholas Zingale and Joseph Logan
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs and American University - School of Public Affairs
Downloads 155 (263,295)
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Crowdsourcing, Deliberative Governance, Intelligence and Information Gathering, Syria, North Korea

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Citizen Representation in City Government-Driven Crowdsourcing

Benjamin Y. Clark and Jeffrey L. Brudney. (TBD). “Citizen Representation in City Government-Driven Crowdsourcing.” Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Online First
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 30 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 07 May 2018
Benjamin Y. Clark and Jeffrey Brudney
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
Downloads 141 (283,840)
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crowdsourcing, coproduction, 311 Systems, citizen participation, San Francisco, Representation, Information Technology in Government

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Does Good Food Matter? A Food Balance Study of Cleveland

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Benjamin Y. Clark and Jennifer Koperdak
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
Downloads 130 (302,141)

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Food balance, Food Desert, Food Access, Social Determinants of Life Expectancy

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Maximizing Oregon’s Long-Term Benefits from American Rescue Plan Investments

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 06 May 2021
Robert Parker, John Tapogna, Benjamin Y. Clark, Tim Duy and Josh Bruce
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon, ECONorthwest, University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - Department of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 113 (334,200)

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ARP, American Recovery Plan, Economic Development, COVID-19

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The Race against COVID Is not Yet Finished: New Insights on Perceptions of the Pandemic, Vaccinations, Long COVID, and Testing from a Statewide Survey of Oregon Residents

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jun 2022
Benjamin Y. Clark and Robert Parker
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon
Downloads 107 (346,864)

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COVID-19, coronavirus, long COVID, vaccination, public health

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The Benefits, Challenges, and Impediments of Greywater Use in EPA Region 5

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Oct 2016
Serena Alexander and Benjamin Y. Clark
San Jose State University and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 104 (353,584)

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greywater, Great Lakes, EPA Region 5, water reuse

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How Are Uber/Lyft Shaping Municipal On-Street Parking Revenue?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jun 2020
Benjamin Y. Clark and Anne Brown
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 101 (360,452)

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Ride-Hailing, Transportation Network Companies, Autonomous Vehicles, Parking, Public Finance and Budgeting

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Too Much of a Good Thing? Frequent Flyers and the Implications for the Coproduction of Public Service Delivery

Benjamin Y. Clark and Jeffrey L. Brudney. (2021). “Too Much of a Good Thing? Frequent Flyers and the Implications for the Coproduction of Public Service Delivery.” A chapter in “E-Government Research Handbook.” Edited by Eric Welch. Cheltenham, United Kingdom, Edward Elgar Publishers.
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2021
Benjamin Y. Clark and Jeffrey Brudney
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
Downloads 99 (365,223)
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Coproduction, Crowdsourcing, Representation

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Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Households and Workers in Oregon

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 15 Sep 2021
Robert Parker and Benjamin Y. Clark
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 84 (404,131)

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COVID-19, Coronavirus, pandemic, economic impact of COVID-19

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The Failure of Opportunity Zones in Oregon: Lifeless Place-Based Economic Development Implementation through a Policy Network

Cityscape, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2021
James Matonte, Robert Parker and Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - Department of Planning, Public Policy & Management, Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 68 (454,398)

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economic development, Opportunity Zones, Oregon

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How Does the Food Environment Affect Juvenile Obesity? A Study of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Aug 2017
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 67 (457,903)

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Obesity, Effects of Place on Health, Food Swamp, Food Desert

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Lobbyists and Policy Adoption: The Case of the Aarhus Convention

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Jun 2011
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
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Environment, International Treaty, Comparative, Aarhus Treaty, Government Transparency

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The Impacts of Autonomous Vehicles on Local Government Budgeting and Finance: Case of Solid Waste Collection

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2019
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 64 (468,599)
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cost accounting, municipal government, autonomous vehicles, solid waste collection

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Do Advanced Information Technologies Produce Equitable Government Responses in Coproduction: An Examination of 311 Systems in 15 US Cities

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jun 2019
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington, State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook and Cleveland State University
Downloads 63 (472,270)
Citation 1

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coproduction, 311, citizen contacts, coassessment

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Is a More Transparent, Connected, and Engaged City a Smarter Investment? A Study of the Relationship Between 311 Systems and Credit Ratings in American Cities

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 15 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2022
Benjamin Y. Clark and Tatyana Guzman
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Indiana University - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
Downloads 49 (529,440)

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311 systems, smart cities, credit ratings, public finance

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Assessing the Determinants of Information Accuracy in Coproduction

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 29 May 2014
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 45 (548,032)

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coproduction, crowdsourcing, 311 systems, Baltimore, New Orleans

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Assessing Perceptions and Behaviors Related to COVID-19: A Random-Sample Survey of Oregon Residents

Number of pages: 87 Posted: 28 Mar 2021
Benjamin Y. Clark and Robert Parker
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon
Downloads 44 (552,885)

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COVID-19, coronavirus, public health, survey

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Does Local Government Coproduction Lead to Budget Adjustments? An Investigation of Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
Benjamin Y. Clark and Tatyana Guzman
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Indiana University - School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
Downloads 44 (552,885)
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coproduction, 311 systems, Boston, San Francisco, performance measurement, citizen particiaption

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The Long Shadow of COVID: The Impact of the COVID-19 & Long Covid on Oregon Workers

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2022
Robert Parker and Benjamin Y. Clark
Institute for Policy Research & Engagement, School of Planning, Public Policy & Management, University of Oregon and University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 40 (573,090)

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COVID-19, coronavirus, economic impact of pandemic, job loss, long COVID, childcare

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Can Tax Expenditures Stimulate Growth in the Old Industrial North?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 02 Dec 2012
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
Downloads 34 (605,969)

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tax expenditures, economic development

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Transportation and Coproduction: Looking for Vulnerabilities to Boost and Enhance Co-Assessment

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Nov 2021 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Benjamin Y. Clark and Jeffrey Brudney
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Wilmington
Downloads 19 (710,621)

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coproduction, co-assessment, disability, 311, transportation

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Co-Assessment Through Digital Technologies

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Nov 2019
Benjamin Y. Clark
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management
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coproduction, crowdsourcing, co-assessment, citizen participation

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Does More Federal Environmental Funding Increase or Decrease States’ Efforts?: Evidence on Flypaper Effects from American Federalism

Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 30(1):136-152.
Posted: 25 May 2007 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2015
Benjamin Y. Clark and Andrew B. Whitford
University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy

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Fiscal Federalism, Environmental Policy, Political Economy