Erik Johnson

Assistant Professor

Economics, Finance, & Legal Studies

Phone: 205-348-8969 
Email: ebjohnson@culverhouse.ua.edu

Focus and Current Research

Urban Economics

Public Finance


PhD, University of Colorado

Selected Publications

“Intergenerational Conflict, Ethnic Divisions and the Political Economy of Higher Education Funding.” (With Eric Brunner.) Journal of Urban Economics. January 2016.

“Agglomeration within an Urban Area.” (With Stephen Billings.) Journal of Urban Economics. January  2016.

“The Effect of Property Taxes on Vacation Home Growth Rates: Evidence from Michigan.” (With Randall Walsh.) Regional Science and Urban Economics. September 2013.

“The Location Quotient as an Estimator of Industrial Concentration.” (With Stephen Billings.) Regional Science and Urban Economics. January 2012.

“A Non-parametric Test for Industrial Specialization.” (With Stephen Billings) Journal of Urban Economics. May 2012.