Book, Articles, Papers & Presentations:
Urban Economics/Local Economic Development
America’s Broken Tourism Model: How public policies and private market forces institutionalize substandard wages (Working Paper in Progress, Estimated completion Fall 2017).
Local Building Taxes in Post-Bubble California: Implications for smart growth, infrastructure financing and housing subsidy policies, American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association Mid-Year Conference, May 2008
The Conversion of Sacramento Army Depot into Packard Bell Industrial Park, Real Estate Review (Spring 1996) 56-57
Business History/Irish Diaspora
James A. Murray, The Radical Life of a Western Millionaire, Mountain Press Publishing Co., Fall 2017.
The Butte Bulletin: Ireland’s Voice in the Western Labor Camps, American Conference for Irish Studies, Mid-Atlantic regional conference, October 28, 2016 at the Glucksman Ireland House, New York University.
The Cuyamaca Water Company Partnership: New Scenes from San Diego’s Water History, Journal of San Diego History, Vol. 62, No. 2, Spring 2016.
Rocky Mountain Radicals: Copper King James A. Murray, Senator James E. Murray, and Seventy-Eight Years of Montana Politics, 1883-1961, Montana: The Magazine of Western History, Vol. 66, No. 1, Spring 2016.
Seven Ways to Make a Million in the West, Wild West Magazine, December 2015
A Celtic Cross, a Theatre Stage, and a Pick and Shovel: Three Monuments Commissioned by an Irish Bonanza King, American Conference for Irish Studies, Western Region Conference, October 16, 2015
The Final Push: A Bonanza King’s war chest propels a nephew to the top of de Valera’s Support Group, American Conference for Irish Studies, Midwest Region Conference, October 10, 2015
Jim Murray and John Maguire: Irish Sons and Pioneers of the American West, Irish American Post, Winter/Spring 2015, Vol. 15, Issue 1.
Montana Monument, Wild West Magazine, December 2014
Writing and Publishing Stories from your Family Tree, Presentations at multiple Henrico County Libraries, August-September 2016
“I was left an orphan”: Reconstructing the Family History of Esther (Rask) Barnett, American Ancestors, New England Historic Genealogical Society. Vol.15, No. 2., Spring 2014
Pension Applications Reveal New Meaning to Artifacts, Tennessee Ancestors, East Tennessee Historical Society. Vol. 29, No 1., June 2013