Mark Keightley

Mark Keightley, PhD

  • Lecturer, MSSP Program

Mark Keightley is an economist at the nonpartisan Congressional Research Service (CRS) in Washington, DC. At CRS he advises Congress and their staff on macroeconomic fiscal policy, business and international corporate taxation, and housing policy. Prior to joining CRS, Mark was a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and an associate at the Congressional Budget Office. He holds a PhD in economics from Florida State University.

Mark’s research at CRS has been cited by the President’s Council of Economic Advisers, U.S. Supreme Court, Government Accountability Office, Tax Policy Center, Federal Reserve of Dallas, Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, Center on Budget Policies and Priorities, CNN, Businessweek, Bloomberg, The New York Times, Reuters, Tax Notes, Daily Tax Report, and various books and academic papers.

He has taught economics and public policy at several other universities, including: Rice University, William & Mary, Northwestern University, Syracuse University, George Mason University, and George Washington University.

SP2 News

book cover of "After Campus Sexual Assault: A Guide for Parents"

Faculty & Research

New book offers lessons for parents on discussing campus sexual assault

In the guide for caregivers whose child was sexually assaulted on a college campus, Susan B. Sorenson provides advice and...

Chad Lassiter

Alumni Stories

Chad Dion Lassiter, SP2 Alum, Receives 2021 Social Worker of the Year Award

On October 26th, the National Association of Social Workers, Pennsylvania Chapter, presented Chad Dion Lassiter, Penn’s School of Social Policy...

Ezekiel Dixon-Roman sits at a table with a laptop and speaks to an audience

Faculty & Research

Ezekiel Dixon-Román on the Facebook whistleblower

In a Senate hearing earlier this month, former Facebook project manager Frances Haugen testified against the tech giant, saying that...

cover page containing title of report

Faculty & Research

New Research Underscores Role Museums, Libraries Play to Create Healthier, More Equitable America

The Institute of Museum and Library Services, in partnership with Reinvestment Fund, have released a new study, Understanding the Social Wellbeing...

Discover More