Federalism, urban political economy, fiscal policy, community governance, neighborhood organizations
Juliet Musso, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor, the Field Coordinator for Public Administration Programs, and the Vice Chair of the Department of Governance, Management and the Policy Process at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy. She has expertise in federalism and urban political economy, with specific research interests in intergovernmental fiscal policy, state and local institutional reform, and collaborative governance. She has published on state budgeting and intergovernmental finance, the political economy of municipal incorporation, and neighborhood governance in the City of Los Angeles. Other current research topics include local government use of advanced telecommunications technologies and intergovernmental fiscal capacity in the Southern California region.