Last updated on: 3/13/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

John V. Pepper, PhD Biography

Title:
Professor of Economics at the University of Virginia
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Mar. 11, 2013

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Co-Editor, Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, 2012-present
  • Board Member, Michigan Retirement Research Center, 2011-present
  • Board Member, Southern Economic Association, 2010-present
  • Co-Editor, The Southern Economic Journal, 2005-present
  • Professor of Economics, University of Virginia, 1996-present
  • Invited Expert, Firearms and Violence Research Working Group, National Institute of Justice, Dec. 2011-present
  • Guest Editor, Special Issue on Empirical Research on the Death Penalty, American Journal of Law and Economics, 2007-2009
  • Invited Expert, National Household Survey on Drug Use and Health Drug Consumption Data Meeting, United States Department of Health and Human Service, June 2007
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2004-2006
  • Member, National Research Council Technical Review Committee for the Government Accountability Offices’s evaluation of the Department of Justice’s Community Oriented Policing program, 2005
  • Member, National Research Council Committee on Improving Evaluation of Anti-Crime Programs, 2004
  • Director, Committee for Improving Research Information and Data on Firearms, Committee on Law and Justice, National Research Council, 2001-2002
  • Senior Research Analyst, Massachusetts Department of Revenue, 1987-1991
Education:
  • PhD, Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1996
  • MS, Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1994
  • BA, Quantitative Economics, Tufts University, 1987
Other:
  • Member, Charlottesville-Albemarle Commission on Children and Families, Subcommittee on the Comprehensive Services Act, 2008-present
  • Recipient, Outstanding Applied Economic Perspectives & Policy Article Award, Agricultural and Applied Economics Association, 2012
  • Member, University Montessori School, Board of Directors, 2002-2009
  • Recipient, National Tax Association Dissertation Award, 1996
  • Recipient, W.E. Upjohn Institute Dissertation Award, 1996