Last updated on: 2/3/2017 | Author: ProCon.org

Alexander Franco, PhD Biography

Title:
Assistant Professor at Stamford International University (Thailand)
Position:
Pro to the question "Does Lowering the Federal Corporate Income Tax Rate Create Jobs?"
Reasoning:

“The benefits of lowering the corporate tax rate vastly outweigh the costs… The lowering of the corporate tax rate will provide much needed debt-free capitalization, new jobs (particularly in the high tech industry), and new tax revenue.”

“It’s Time to Cut the US Corporate Tax Rate,” fee.org, Jan. 3, 2017

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Experts
Individuals with PhDs and MBAs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to corporate tax rates and jobs. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to corporate tax rates and jobs.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Business, Stamford University (Thailand)
  • Editorial Board Member, Scientific Research
  • Former Instructor, George Washington University
  • Former Instructor, San Diego State Univerisy
  • Education:
  • PhD, Public Administration, Florida International University, 1987
  • MS, Pace University, 1979
  • BA, Columbia University, 1975
  • Contact Info:
    Phone
    66-2-769-4000, Stamford University (Thailand)
    Email
    alexander.franco@stamford.edu
    Website
    Bio at Scientific Research
    Other:
  • Has taught in the United States, China, Iraq, the Philippines, Mexico, and Thailand.
  • Quoted in:
    Pro & Con Quotes: Does Lowering the Federal Corporate Income Tax Rate Create Jobs?