Daniel L. Smith
Associate Professor of Public Budgeting and Financial Management
New York University
Dan Smith studies state government budgeting and financial management. His research focuses on the effects of state fiscal institutions, especially balanced budget requirements, and the implications of how states accumulate and use fund balances in state rainy day funds, unemployment trusts, and pension funds. His research appears in Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Public Administration Review, Public Budgeting & Finance, and Public Choice, among others. In addition, he is co-author of Financial Management for Public, Health, and Not-for-Profit Organizations (Pearson Prentice Hall, 4th edition), co-edits the Budget and Finance section of the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy (Taylor & Francis, 3rd edition), and is a member of three journal editorial boards.