Art Hall

Director - Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics, Lecturer
Primary office:
Capitol Federal Hall
Room 1030J
University of Kansas


Academic Areas



  • Economic Growth
  • Economic Geography
  • Tax Policy


  • Ph.D. in Economics, University of Georgia (1991)
  • BA in Economics, Emory University (1985)

Teaching Interests

  • Economic growth
  • Economic development
  • Tax policy

Selected Publications

Hall, A. P. (2018). A Fiscal History of Kansas: The Brownback Era in Historical Context, Technical Report 18-0126, Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics.

Hall, A. P. (2018). The Kansas ‘School Finance Wars’ - Technical Report 17-1103, Brandmeyer Center for Applied Economics.

Artz, G. M., Duncan, K. D., Hall, A. P., & Orazem, P. F. (2016). Do State Business Climate Indicators Explain Relative Economic Growth at State Borders? Journal of Regional Science, 56(3), 395–419.

Hall, A. P. (2016). The Economics of Restoring Live
Horse Racing and Greyhound Racing in Kansas

Hall, A. P. (2012). The Kansas Oil and Gas Industry: An Enduring Model of High-Tech Entrepreneurship.

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