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Robert M. La Follette
School of Public Affairs
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Madison, WI 53706

Telephone:  608.262.3581
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Last updated:
May 15, 2014



 

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The topics below are just a few of the areas on which La Follette School faculty can comment and lend their expertise. To find their contact information and biographical information, click on their names. For assistance, contact shelton@lafollette.wisc.edu


La Follette School of Public Affairs Experts

Bureaucracy
Susan Yackee

Charter Schools
John Witte

Children
Maria Cancian
Bob Haveman
Barbara Wolfe

Child Support
Maria Cancian
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace

China
Menzie Chinn
Melanie Manion

Citizen Participation
Donald Moynihan

City Management and Urban Policy
Maria Cancian
Dennis Dresang
Bob Haveman
Karen Holden
Donald Moynihan
Andrew Reschovsky
Geoffrey Wallace
John Witte

Climate Change
Gregory Nemet

Community Development
Dennis Dresang

Corruption
Melanie Manion

Cost-Benefit Analysis
David Weimer

Criminal Justice
Dennis Dresang
David Weimer

Currencies
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch

Current Account
Menzie Chinn

Debt
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch

Deficits
Menzie Chinn

Development, International
Melanie Manion

Disability
Thomas DeLeire
Karen Holden
Barbara Wolfe

Economic Development
Andrew Reschovsky

Economics, International
Menzie Chinn

Economics, U.S.
Menzie Chinn
Bob Haveman

Andrew Reschovsky
Geoffrey Wallace

Education Finance and Policy
Andrew Reschovsky
Bob Haveman
Geoffrey Wallace
John Witte
Barbara Wolfe

Emergency, Crisis Management
Dennis Dresang
Donald Moynihan

Employment
Maria Cancian
Thomas DeLeire

Energy Policy
Menzie Chinn
Gregory Nemet
David Weimer

Energy Research and Development
Gregory Nemet

Environmental Policy, Natural Resources
Bob Haveman
Gregory Nemet
David Weimer

Exchange Rates
Menzie Chinn

Families
Maria Cancian
Pamela Herd
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe

Finance, International
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch

Finance, Personal
Karen Holden

Fiscal Policy
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch
Andrew Reschovsky

Gangs
Dennis Dresang

Gender
Maria Cancian
Dennis Dresang
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Geoffrey Wallace

Governance
Dennis Dresang
Melanie Manion
Donald Moynihan

Government Finance, Local and State
Andrew Reschovsky

Health Policy, Management, Insurance, Economics
Thomas DeLeire
Dennis Dresang
Bob Haveman
Karen Holden
Pamela Herd
David Weimer
Barbara Wolfe

Homeland Security
Donald Moynihan

Housing
Andrew Reschovsky
Barbara Wolfe

Immigration
Thomas DeLeire

Income
Thomas DeLeire

Information Technology, Computers, Internet
Menzie Chinn

Intellectual Property
Gregory Nemet

Interest Rates
Menzie Chinn

Labor
Thomas DeLeire
Bob Haveman
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe

Macroeconomic Policy
Menzie Chinn

Marriage
Maria Cancian
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden

Medicare
Pamela Herd

Monetary Policy
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch

Natural Resources,
Environmental Policy
Bob Haveman
Gregory Nemet
David Weimer

Networks
Donald Moynihan

Occupations
Thomas DeLeire

Organ Transplants
David Weimer

Older Adults
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Barbara Wolfe

Personnel
Dennis Dresang

Policy Implementation
Susan Yackee

Poverty
Maria Cancian
Thomas DeLeire
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe

Public Finance and Budgeting
Bob Haveman
Karen Holden
Melanie Manion
Donald Moynihan
Andrew Reschovsky
David Weimer
John Witte
Barbara Wolfe

Public Health
Dennis Dresang
Pamela Herd
Bob Haveman
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
David Weimer
Barbara Wolfe

Public Management and Administration
Dennis Dresang
Donald Moynihan

Public Policy Analysis
Maria Cancian
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Andrew Reschovsky
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
David Weimer
John Witte
Barbara Wolfe

Race
Pamela Herd
David Weimer
Barbara Wolfe

Retirement
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Barbara Wolfe

Regulatory Policy
Gregory Nemet
Susan Yackee

School Vouchers
John Witte

Science and Technology Policy
Menzie Chinn
Donald Moynihan
Gregory Nemet
David Weimer

Social, Labor and Employment Policy, International
Timothy Smeeding

Social Policy, Domestic
Maria Cancian
Thomas DeLeire
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe

Social Security
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Barbara Wolfe

South Africa
Andrew Reschovsky

Tax Policy
Andrew Reschovsky
John Witte

Technology Transfer, Research, Development
Gregory Nemet

Trade and Finance, International
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch

Trade Deficits
Menzie Chinn

Transportation
Bob Haveman

Tribal Governance, Relations
Dennis Dresang

Urban Policy and Affairs, City Management
Maria Cancian
Dennis Dresang
Bob Haveman
Karen Holden
Donald Moynihan
Andrew Reschovsky
Geoffrey Wallace
John Witte

U.S. Politics
Dennis Dresang

Violence, Gangs
Dennis Dresang

Wealth
Thomas DeLeire
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Barbara Wolfe

Welfare
Maria Cancian
Bob Haveman
Pamela Herd
Karen Holden
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe

Wisconsin's Environmental Law Green Tier
Donald Moynihan

Wisconsin Fiscal Policy, Taxes
Andrew Reschovsky

Wisconsin Politics, Elections, Local and Statewide
Dennis Dresang

Workforce, Human Capital, Education, Skills
Thomas DeLeire
Bob Haveman
Timothy Smeeding
Geoffrey Wallace
Barbara Wolfe


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High-Resolution Headshots of La Follette School Faculty

To download, click on a faculty member's name. Unless otherwise noted, credit La Follette School photo by Bob Rashid.

Maria Cancian**
Menzie Chinn
Mark Copelovitch
Dennis Dresang

Bob Haveman***

**Contributed photo

Pamela Herd**
Karen Holden***
Leslie Ann Howard**
Isao Kamata***
Melanie Manion**

***La Follette School photo by Andy Manis

Donald Moynihan
Gregory Nemet***
Donald Nichols
Andrew Reschovsky
Timothy Smeeding*

*University Communications photo

Geoffrey Wallace
David Weimer
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John Witte
Barbara Wolfe*
Susan Web Yackee***

 

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