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United States
Southeast Missouri State University
constitutional law and politics, administrative law, environmental politics, emergency management, disasters, property rights
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About Me

I’m a political scientist interested in law and policy, constitutional law (with a special interest in the takings clause and eminent domain), administrative law, bureaucracy, and emergency management.

Recent Publications

Special issue of the Journal of Public Management and Social Policy, “The Opportunities and Challenges of Disaster Recovery,” co-edited with Randolph Burnside. The complete issue can be found here:

Other publications include:

“The USACE and Post-Katrina New Orleans: Demolitions and Disaster Clean-Up,” co-authored with Logan Strother, Randolph Burnside and Donald Hughes. The Journal of Applied Social Science 6(2), pp. 176-190. 

Property Rights and Neoliberalism: Cultural Demands and Legal Actions, co-edited with Wayne V. McIntosh. Ashgate, 2010 (new edition in 2013).


Media Coverage

I have been interviewed by Wisconsin Public Radio as well as local television (KFVS).

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United States

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