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David Sims, Associate Professor

Department: Economics



  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004
  • BS, Brigham Young University, 1999

Publication Info

  • David P Sims (2011). Suing for your supper? Resource Allocation, teacher compensation and finance lawsuits. Economics of Education Review.
  • David P Sims (2011). Lifting all boats? Finance litigation, education resources and student needs in the post-Rose era. Education Finance and Policy.
  • David P Sims (2011). Rent control rationing and community composition: Evidence from Massachusetts. Berkeley Electronic Journal of Economic Analysis and Policy: Contributions.
  • Brian A Jacob, Lars John Lefgren, David P Sims (2010). The Persistence of Teacher-Induced Learning. Journal of Human Resources.
  • Michael R Ransom, David P Sims (2010). Estimating the Firm's Labor Supply Curve in a New Monopsony Framework: School Teachers in Missouri. Journal of Labor Economics.
  • David P Sims (2008). A strategic response to class size reduction: Combination classes and student achievement in California. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.
  • David P Sims (2008). Strategic responses to school accountability measures: It's all in the timing. Economics of Education Review.
  • David P Sims (2007). Out of Control: What can we learn from the end of Massachusetts rent control? Journal of Urban Economics.