NC State
Bruce D. McDonald, III

Book Chapters

“Cost Accounting for Government Grants” (with Robert J. Eger, III). In Mohr, Z. T. (Ed.), Cost Accounting in Government: Theory and Applications (pp. 81-99). London, UK: Routledge. 2017 .

“The Job Training of Veterans” (with Myung H. Jin, Susie Camilleri, and Vincent Reitano). In Hicks, L., Weiss, E. L., & Coll, J. E. (Eds.), The Civilian Lives of U.S. Veterans: Issues and Identities (Vol. 1, pp.113-136). Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger/ABC-CLIO. 2017.


Referred Conference Proceedings

“Staying Put: A Rebuttal to Tiebout.” In Meglich, P. (Ed.), Annual Proceedings of the National Business and Economics Society. Miami, Florida: North American Business Press. 2010.

“The Professionalization of Public Administration: The Impact of the Bureau of Municipal Research on the Development of Public Administration.” In Xiao-ning, Z. & Shu-rong, Z. (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Public Administration (pp. 703-711). Chengdu, China: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Press. 2008.


Other Publications

“New Research in Public Administration: The ‘Journal of Public and Nonprofit Affairs’” (with Shayne Kavanagh). Government Finance Review, 31(2), 8. 2015.

“An Introduction to Dirty Forecasting.” Government Finance Review, 29(5), 57-60. 2013.

“Book Review: The Values of Presidential Leadership.” Public Integrity, 10(3), 291-293. 2008.

Report: Charging Indigent Floridians Civil Court Filing Fees Raises Questions of Cost Efficiency and Equal Access to the Florida Court System. Tallahassee, FL: Florida TaxWatch Research Institute. 2008.


Refereed Papers Presented at Conferences and Symposia

“Moving Toward Comparability: Assessing per-Student Costs in K-12” (with Robert J. Eger, III). Presented at the Annual Research Conference of the American Accounting Association’s Forensic and Investigative Accounting Section. Baton Rouge, LA: May 7 – 8, 2010.

“The Professionalization of Public Administration: The Impact of the Bureau of Municipal Research on the Development of Public Administration.” Presented at the International Conference of Public Administration. Minneapolis, MN: September 24 – 26, 2008.


Invited Paper Presentations

“Dirty Forecasting Comes Clean. Presented at the Legislative Summit of the National Conference of State Legislatures.” Minneapolis, MN: August 21, 2014.

“Dirty Forecasting. Presented at the Annual Conference of the Government Finance Officers Association.” Chicago, IL: June 11, 2012.