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Thomas J. Nechyba

Thomas J. Nechyba, Austrian, American finance educator. Achievements include research in Developments of new economic models of school finance, household migration and federalism. Grantee, National Science Foundation, 1998-1999, 2000-2003, 2004-2007. Chair department economics Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 2002; Fellow: National Bureau of Economic Research.

Background

  • Nechyba, Thomas J. was born on March 27, 1968 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Ludwig and Ingrid Nechyba.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Florida, 1989. Master of Arts, University Rochester, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, 1994.

    Career

    • Assistant professor economics Stanford University, California, 1994—2000. Professor economics Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in Developments of new economic models of school finance, household migration and federalism.

    Membership

    Chair department economics Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 2002. Fellow: National Bureau of Economic Research.

    Connections

    • Married Stacy L. Sheppard, June 20, 1992. 1 child Katherine Wu;children: Eleanor Li, Jennifer Li.
    • father: Ludwig Nechyba
    • mother: Ingrid Nechyba
    • spouse: Stacy L. Sheppard
    • children: Eleanor Li Nechyba
    • Jennifer Li Nechyba
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    Born March 27, 1968
    (age 49)
    Nationality
    • 1989
      University Florida
    • 1991
      University Rochester
    • 1994
      University Rochester
    • 1994
      Assistant, professor economics Stanford University
      California, United States

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