I am a PhD candidate in the Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration. My research interests are in state and local tax policy and administration, sports and public policy, and philosophical dimensions of policy and taxation.


Propheter, G. (2013).Sports facilities and the property tax.State Tax Notes, 68(5), 391-402. Data

Propheter, G. (2012).Are basketball arenas catalysts of economic development?Journal of Urban Affairs, 34(4), 441-459. Data

Propheter, G. (2012).Use tax awareness and compliance: A survey analysis.State Tax Notes, 65(4), 257-264. Data

Propheter, G. (2012).Political determinants of state e-commerce sales tax policy.Politics & Policy, 40(4), 657-679.Data

Propheter, G., & Jez, S. J. (2012).Whither utility and duty? A case for virtue in community college administration.Community College Review, 40(3), 215-239.

Propheter, G. (2012).Incentivizing out-of-state vendor compliance with sales tax revenue rebates.Policy & Internet, 4(1), Article 4.

Propheter, G. (2011).Sales tax revenue rebates: Running amok in Illinois.State Tax Notes, 62(3), 153-164.

Propheter, G. (2011).Determinants of legislative compensation in California and the residual impacts of Proposition 1A.California Journal of Politics and Policy, 3(1), Article 4.

Interesting Data

Concerts at Professional Sports Arenas in 2013

California Labor Force - 1941 thru 1975

State Legislatures Political Composition - 1990 thru 2006

Funny Stuff

The front fell off

Economics jokes

How to wake Frank up