Thomas Downes
Thomas Downes
Department of Economics, Tufts University
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The impact of school characteristics on house prices: Chicago 1987–1991
TA Downes, JE Zabel
Journal of urban economics 52 (1), 1-25, 2002
Adjusting school aid formulas for the higher cost of educating disadvantaged students
TA Downes, TF Pogue
National Tax Journal, 89-110, 1994
Evaluating the impact of school finance reform on the provision of public education: The California case
TA Downes
National Tax Journal, 405-419, 1992
Understanding the supply decisions of nonprofits: modelling the location of private schools
TA Downes, SM Greenstein
The RAND Journal of Economics, 365-390, 1996
Do limits matter? Evidence on the effects of tax limitations on student performance
TA Downes, RF Dye, TJ McGuire
Journal of Urban Economics 43 (3), 401-417, 1998
School Finance Reforms, Tax Limits, and Student Performance: Do Reforms Level Up or Dumb Down?
TA Downes, DN Figlio
Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin--Madison, 1997
Do tax and expenditure limits provide a free lunch? Evidence on the link between limits and public sector service quality
TA Downes, DN Figlio
National Tax Journal, 113-128, 1999
The effect of school finance reforms on the level and growth of per-pupil expenditures
TA Downes, MP Shah
Peabody Journal of Education 81 (3), 1-38, 2006
School finance reform and private school enrollment: Evidence from California
TA Downes, D Schoeman
Journal of Urban Economics 43 (3), 418-443, 1998
Measuring equity and adequacy in school finance
TA Downes, L Stiefel
Handbook of research in education finance and policy, 260-275, 2014
School finance reform and school quality: Lessons from Vermont
T Downes
Helping children left behind: State aid and the pursuit of educational …, 2004
An examination of the structure of governance in California school districts before and after proposition 13
TA Downes
Public Choice 86 (3-4), 279-307, 1996
Incomplete grade: Massachusetts education reform at 15
TA Downes, J Zabel, DE Ansel
MassINC, 2009
Economic inequality and the provision of schooling
TA Downes, DN Figlio
Economic Policy Review 5 (3), 1999
Statistical Issues in Allocating Funds by Formula: Panel on Formula Allocations
TA Louis, G Brackstone, TA Downes, L Gage, H Habermann, AL Schirm, ...
The National Academies Press, 2003
Intergovernmental aid to reduce fiscal disparities: Problems of definition and measurement
TA Downes, TF Pogue
Public Finance Quarterly 20 (4), 468-482, 1992
Entry into the schooling market: How is the behaviour of private suppliers influenced by public sector decisions?
TA Downes, SM Greenstein
Bulletin of Economic Research 54 (4), 341-371, 2002
Accounting for fiscal capacity and need in the design of school aid formulas
TA Downes, TF Pogue
Fiscal Equalization for State and Local Government Finance. New York …, 1994
Tax and expenditure limits, school finance and school quality
TA Downes, DN Figlio
Handbook of research in education finance and policy, 373-388, 2008
How best to hand out money: Issues in the design and structure of intergovernmental aid formulas
TA Downes, TF Pogue
Journal of Official Statistics 18 (3), 329, 2002
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