Dr. Robert Greer is an assistant professor at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University. Dr. Greer specializes in public budgeting and finance and is an expert in state and local government debt, financial management, and issues of federalism.
Greer earned both his MPP and PhD from the Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky, he has a BA in economics and business administration from Trinity University, and he has an MPA from the University of North Texas. He was the recipient of the 2012 Emerging Scholar Award from the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) and was also awarded the Hatton W Sumner Scholar Award. He has been published in numerous prominent journals including Public Budgeting & Finance, Municipal Finance Journal, and Public Finance Review.