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University of Delaware - Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics

David Black

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Title Associate Professor of Economics
Email black@nospam5a2f4516295f4.udel.edu
Office 415 Purnell Hall
Biography

Education

  • Ph.D. in economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MA, 1969
  • B.A. in physics, Lawrence University, 1963

Select Publications

  • “Equitable Arrangements for Financing Beach Nourishment Projects,” (with L. P. Donnelley and R. F. Settle), Ocean and Shoreline Management, Vol. 14, 1990.
  • “Drought, Recession Threaten Botswana Success Story,” The International Herald Tribune, February 16, 1984.
  • “New Evidence on the Achievement of Wealth Neutrality in School Finance,” (with K. A. Lewis and C. R. Link), Journal of Human Resources, Spring 1981.
  • “Wealth Neutrality and the Demand for Education: A Response,” (with K. A. Lewis and C. R. Link), National Tax Journal, June 1980.

Awards & Honors

  • Director, Economics Program, University of Delaware-Bulgarian Coalition, 1993-1996
  • Acting Chairman, Department of Economics, University of Delaware, DE, 1989-90
  • Associate Chairman, Department of Economics, University of Delaware, DE, 1981-82
  • Fulbright Award Abroad, U. of Botswana
  • National Science Foundation Summer Institute on Urban Economics for College and University Teachers of Economics
  • Rockefeller Foundation Award, University of Nairobi
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, University of Delaware
  • Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award, College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware
  • Outstanding Educator Award, Lerner College of Business and Economics, University of Delaware, 2006

Curriculum Vitae

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