Our Faculty

Andy Crosby

Assistant Professor

Dyson College of Arts and Sciences

Public Administration

  • @Pleasantville
    Choate House 100B
  • @New York City
    41 Park Row 516
Office Hours

Thu 2:30pm-6:00pm

Office Hours
New York City

Tue (by appointment)


Dr. Andy Crosby is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Administration and faculty advisor for the Master of Public Administration Student Association (MPASA).


PhD , University of Illinois at Chicago , Chicago, IL , 2016
Public Administration

Master of Public Administration , Grand Valley State University , Allendale, MI , 2011
Urban and Regional Policy and Planning; Public Management


Barker, D. C., Wang, S., Merriman, D. F., Crosby, A. W., Resnick, E. A. & Chaloupka, F. J. (2016). Estimating Cigarette Tax Avoidance and Evasion: Evidence from a National Sample of Littered Packs. Tobacco Control. Vol 25 , pages i38-i43. http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/25/Suppl_1/i38.full#aff-5

Crosby, A. W. & Merriman, D. F. (2016). What Happened to Illinois' Economy Following the January 2011 Tax Increases? A Midwestern Comparison. Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy. Vol 46 (Issue 1) , pages 39-51. http://jrap-journal.org/pastvolumes/2010/v46/jrap_v46_n1_a3_crosby_merriman.pdf

Hudspeth, N. W., Merriman, D. F., Dye, R. F. & Crosby, A. W. (2015). Do troubled times invite cloudy budget reporting? The determinants of General Fund expenditure share in U.S. states. Public Budgeting and Finance. Vol 35 (Issue 4) , pages 68-89. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/pbaf.12080/full

Hendrick, R. M. & Crosby, A. W. (2014). Does Bankruptcy Really Matter? The Solvency of Municipal Governments in the Chicago Metropolitan Region. Public Finance and Management. Vol 14 (Issue 1) , pages 48-83. http://spaef.org/article/1507/Does-Bankruptcy-Really-Matter-The-Solvency-of-Municipal-Governments-in-the-Chicago-Metropolitan-Region


State and Local Finance, Survey Methodology

Grants, Sponsored Research and Contracts

Crosby, A. W. & Wang, S. (2015, October 1). Open the Black Box: State Intervention in Local Government Fiscal Affairs in Michigan.
Michigan State University Institute for Public Policy and Social Research , State , $20,000.00 . Funded,


  • Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management 2015
    APPAM is dedicated to improving public policy and management by fostering excellence in research, analysis, and education.
  • American Association for Public Opinion Research 2014
    The American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) is the leading professional organization of public opinion and survey research professionals in the U.S., with members from academia, media, government, the non-profit sector and private industry.
  • Association for Budgeting and Financial Management 2010
    ABFM aims to promote the professional development of budgeting and financial management in the public and non-profit sectors. Embracing both theoretical and operational concerns, ABFM addresses issues in budgeting processes and practice in financial management.
  • American Society for Public Administration 2009
    The American Society for Public Administration is the largest and most prominent professional association for public administration. It is dedicated to advancing the art, science, teaching and practice of public and non-profit administration.
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