Dr. David A. Penn

Associate Professor

Dr. David A. Penn
615-904-8571
Room N316, Business & Aerospace Building (BAS)
MTSU Box 102, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., University of Oklahoma (1984)
  • M.A., University of Denver, CO (1978)
  • B.A., Northwestern State University, OK (1976)

Areas of Expertise

Economic Development
Technological Change
Growth

Biography

Publications
Kang, W., Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (in press, 2013). The Response of State Employment to Oil Price Volatility. Journal of Economics and Finance.

Kang, W., Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (2012). A Regime-Switching Analysis of How the Economies of U.S. States Respond to Oil Price Increases. Review of Regional Studies, 41 (2), 81-101.

Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (2010). The Development of Water Rights in Colorado: An Empirical Analysis. Ame...

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Publications
Kang, W., Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (in press, 2013). The Response of State Employment to Oil Price Volatility. Journal of Economics and Finance.

Kang, W., Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (2012). A Regime-Switching Analysis of How the Economies of U.S. States Respond to Oil Price Increases. Review of Regional Studies, 41 (2), 81-101.

Penn, D., & Zietz, J. (2010). The Development of Water Rights in Colorado: An Empirical Analysis. American Economist, 55 (2), 24-35.

Penn, D. A. (2009). Review of The Economics of Sustainable Development, edited by Sisay Asefa. Monthly Labor Review, 132 (5), 1.

Penn, D. A. (2008). Financial Well-Being in an Urban Setting: An Application of Multiple Imputation. Applied Economics, 41 (23), 2955-2964.

Zietz, J., & Penn, D. A. (2008). An Unobserved Components Forecasting Model of Non-Farm Employment for the Nashville MSA. Journal of Regional Analysis and Policy, 38 (1), 66-75.

Zietz, J., & Penn, D. A. (2008). The Development of Water Rights in the West. American Economist, 52 (2).

Penn, D. A. (2007). Estimating Missing Values in the General Social Survey: An Application of Multiple Imputation. Social Science Quarterly, 88 (2), 573-584.

Penn, D. A. (2006). What Do We Know About Oil Prices and State Economic Performance? Regional Economic Development, 2 (2), 131-139.

Penn, D. A. (2005). Determinants of Self-Reported Financial Security for Oklahoma County Households. Oklahoma Business Bulletin.

Penn, D. A. (2005). Economic Growth in Middle Tennessee: Can Local Public Services Keep Up? Regional Economic Development, 1 (1), 30-39.

Penn, D. A. (2004). Review of "The Economic Approach to Law." Business Economics, 39 (4).

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