Richard Prisinzano

Senior Economist, Penn Wharton Budget Model

Richard Prisinzano came to the Penn Wharton Budget Model after 13 years in the Office of Tax Analysis at the U.S. Department of Treasury. While at OTA, Richard worked on the taxation of pass-through entities and small businesses and coauthored Treasury Reports on the owners of pass-through businesses and helped develop Treasury’s methodology for identifying small businesses from tax return data. He has also published papers on gasoline taxes, tax migration of millionaires, and major league baseball managers and has also taught econometrics and sports economics at Georgetown University, Johns Hopkins University and George Washington University. He holds a B.S. in Economics and Political Science from James Madison University, an M.A. in Economics from Miami University, and a Ph.D. and M.S. in Economics from the University of Texas.

Past Appearances

Knowledge@Wharton: September 14, 2018

Host Dan Loney is joined by Mariana Mazzucato (Professor and Chair in the Economics of Innovation and Public Value; Founder and Director of the UCL Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose, University College London (UCL) ), Sue McDonnell (Founding Head of Equine Behavior Program, Penn Vet), Richard Prisinzano (Senior Economist, Penn Wharton Budget Model), Carlo Siracusa (Clinical Assistant Professor of Behavior Medicine; Director of Ryan Hospital’s Companion Animal Behavior Medicine Service, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine), Lori McMillan (Professor of Law, Washburn University School of Law), and Geoffrey Garrett (Dean, The Wharton School) on the Friday, September 14, 2018 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Friday, September 14, 2018

Your Money: June 19, 2018

Host Kent Smetters is joined by Richard Prisinzano (Senior Economist, Penn Wharton Budget Model), Michael Butler (Executive Director – CEA Mid-Atlantic, Consumer Energy Alliance), Malay Vasavda (CFP, Founder and Principal, Quantum Financial Management), and David Hultstrom (President and Chief Investment Officer, Financial Architects, LLC) on the Tuesday, June 19, 2018 edition of Your Money.Read More

Air Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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Richard Prisinzano came to the Penn Wharton Budget Model after 13 years in the Office of Tax Analysis at the U.S. Department of Treasury. While at OTA, Richard worked on the taxation of pass-through entities and small businesses and coauthored Treasury Reports on the owners of pass-through businesses and helpedRead More

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