Hai (David) Guo is an associate professor of public administration at Florida International University. His research focuses on state and local public finance and budgeting. Dr. Guo holds his Ph.D. degree in Public Policy from the Joint Doctoral program of public policy of the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia State University and Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Public Policy. He obtained his master degree in Economics from Georgia State University and a master degree of Public Administration from Iowa State University.
His research interests include budgetary institution and fiscal policy outcome, public engagement in budgetary process, local government financial management under fiscal stress, and infrastructure pricing and financing. As a public administration scholar, he has published in Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, American Review of Public Administration, Journal of Public Budgeting Accounting & Financial Management, Municipal Finance Journal, Review of Public Personnel Administration, Public Works Management & Policy, and Public Procurement.
He is currently serving as the co-managing editor of the Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting & Financial Management.