Justin Marlowe is assistant professor of public affairs at the Evans School of Public Affairs at the University of Washington. He joined the Evans School faculty in 2009. His current research is on the structure and dynamics of public capital markets; how accounting rules shape public management; the role of budget control strategies in performance-driven government; and the financial aspects of public partnerships. Prior to joining the Evans School, Marlowe served on the Department of Public Administration faculty at the University of Kansas. Marlowe is the author of Capital Budgeting and Finance: A Guide for Local Governments (with Bill Rivenbark and Jack Vogt, ICMA press, 2009). He has also published papers in Public Budgeting & Finance, the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, and Public Administration Review. In addition, he currently serves on the executive committee of the Association for Budgeting and Financial Management. Marlowe holds a Ph.D. and a MA in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and also holds an MPA and a BS from Northern Michigan University.