Expertise: Labor Market Discrimination, Title IX Issues, Economics of Regulation

Research: Labor Market, Government Regulation

Education:

PhD Economics 1975 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

MA Economics 1973 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

BS Business Administration 1971 Auburn University

Sample Publications:

2014 “The Wages of a Successful College Basketball Coach” Journal of Business and Economics Vol. 5 No. 6 Leila J. Pratt and Bruce Hutchinson

2010 “A Gender Comparison of Economists’ Publications” Journal for Economic Educators Vol. 10 No. 1 Bruce Hutchinson, Marc Loizeaux, Leila J. Pratt and Stephanie Smullen

2007 “The Comparative Cost of Privatize Public School Transportation in Louisiana” Journal of private Enterprise Vol XXIII No. 1 Bruce Hutchinson and Leila J. Pratt

2004 “Performance Testing and Student Performance: The Impact of Financial Incentives” Business and Economic Review Vol. 17 No. 1 Mark Bing, Kristl Davison, Bruce Hutchinson and Leila J. Pratt

Professional Activities and Memberships:

Chairman City of Chattanooga Waste Water Regulations Appeals Board

Professional Affiliations:

Academy of Economics and Finance

Western Social Science Association