Fuchsberg-Levine Family Associate Professor of Economics (2002 - 2007)
Professor Nechyba is a specialist in the field of Public Economics which is concerned with taxation and public expenditure. His particular interest is local public finance and the peer effects of neighborhood externalities. With exquisite tact, he has led the Economics Department through an extensive reconsideration of the curriculum. Professor Nechyba is also an excellent classroom teacher. He is a gifted speaker with impressive technical skills and a flair for creative applications. He leads lively workshops, and his seminar presentations are exceptional.