David Coyne

Economist
Division:
Antitrust I
Phone:
(202) 326-2722
Email Address:
dcoyne@ftc.gov

Selected Publications

  • "Walking a Tightrope: Are U.S. State and Local Governments on a Fiscally Sustainable Path?," with Bo Zhao, Public Budgeting and Finance, 2017.
  • "Unmasking Local Fiscal Responses to Federal Tax Deductibility," National Tax Journal, 2017.
  • "A More Equitable Approach to Cutting Intergovernmental Aid," with Bo Zhao, Public Finance Review, 2015.
  • "Do Political Institutions Yield Multiple Growth Regimes?," with Chih Ming Tan, Economics Bulletin, 2012.

Selected Presentations

  • "Crossing the Border: How Political Boundaries Affect Gas Price Competition and State Motor Fuels Tax," National Tax Association Annual Conference. Philadelphia, PA (2017)
  • "On the Bubble: How School Accountability Affects the Within-District Allocation of Resources," National Tax Association Annual Conference. Baltimore, MD (2016)
  • "Unmasking Local Fiscal Responses to Federal Tax Deductibility," National Tax Association Annual Conference. Boston, MA (2015)

Education

University of California, San Diego
PhD Economics
2017
University of California, San Diego
MA Economics
2013
Tufts University
BS Quantitative Economics
2010

Fields of Interest

  • Public Economics
  • Fiscal Federalism
  • Economics of Education
  • Industrial Organization, Petroleum

Professional Experience

 Economist
Federal Trade Commission
2017-present

Senior Research Assistant
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
2010-2012