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Dr. Wie Yusuf
Assistant Professor


2096 Constant Hall
College of Business and Public Administration
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA 23529-0218
(757) 683-4437


Bachelor of Science, 1999
University of Notre Dame
Major: Chemical Engineering

Masters in Business Administration, 2002
Indiana University

PhD in Public Administration, 2007
University of Kentucky

Research Areas 
Current research interests focus on Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurship Policy, Economic Development, Public Finance, and Transportation Policy and Planning

Teaching Areas  

PADM 671 - Public Budgeting and Financial Management
PADM 704- Methods of Public Program Evaluation

Select Publications

O'Connell, L., J. Yusuf and M. Hackbart. 2008.  Transportation Commissions as Accountability Structures: A Review of Their Statutory Roles and Other Attributes. Forthcoming. American Review of Public Administration.

Yusuf, J. and C. Wallace. 2007. The 511 Tourism Information Service of Southern and Eastern Kentucky: A Case Study.  Applied Research in Economic Development 4(2): 56-67.

Yusuf, J., L. O'Connell, M. Hackbart and C. Wallace. 2008. An Empirical Examination of the Statutory Characteristics and Effects of Highway and Transportation Commissions on DOT Capital Management Capacity. Public Works Management & Policy 12(3): 533-543.

Yusuf, J. and J. Fink. 2007. Technology-based Economic Development: Connecting the Research University and Community Leaders. Applied Research in Economic Development 4(1): 95-105.

Yusuf, J. 2005. Putting Entrepreneurship in its Rightful Place: A Typology for Defining Entrepreneurship Across Private, Public, and Nonprofit Sectors. Academy of Entrepreneurship Journal 11(5): 113-127.

Denison, D., M. Hackbart, J. Yusuf and J. Song. 2007. Acceptance and Use of Electronic Payments for State Taxes and Fees. State Tax Notes 45(9): 561-576.

Yusuf, J. 2006. The Entrepreneur-Investor Charismatic Relationship: A Dramaturgical Framework. Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research.